Here you’ll find our media releases and opinions about banking in New Zealand, along with our media appearances.

Media Appearances

NZ Herald - Australian banking scandal: New Zealand regulator in talks with financial firms

- New Zealand Bankers’ Association chief executive Karen Scott-Howman said New Zealand’s regulatory environment was very different from that in Australia. “The New Zealand financial services sector — banking, wealth management, superannuation, KiwiSaver and insurance — is well managed, well regulated and has high levels of customer trust and confidence.”
Media Appearances

NBR - Small builders under the pump from Aussie banks

- “There are a number of factors banks take into account when considering applications for development finance. Preference is given to established builders and developers with a relationship with a bank and sound credit record. Banks also consider the quality of the intended build and the range of pre-sales.”