Financial risks have stabilised as rapid house price growth slows

Wed 15 Nov 2

S&P Global Ratings classifies the New Zealand bank sector as AA/Stable/A-1+ in group '4' under its banking industry country risk assessment.

Brent Sheather is an authorised financial adviser at Private Asset Management

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