Commerce Commission takes Westpac to court

It says the bank failed to provide customers with key information.


'Preying on the vulnerable': Moola accused of irresponsible lending practises

It's angered the Commerce Commission - and ordinary Kiwis.


Credit card companies accused of ripping Kiwis off

"I think it's time that credit cards came down across the board."

RBNZ has asked for two reports from ANZ.

ANZ under Reserve Bank scrutiny

It needs to show it has been operating in a prudent manner.

Watch: Simplicity managing director Sam Stubbs explains why ANZ KiwiSaver investors should be asking questions.

Why ANZ KiwiSaver investors should be demanding answers

Sam Stubbs is calling for a Royal Commission of Inquiry.

The proposed Farm Debt Mediation Bill would force lenders to go easy on farmers.

Debt mediation bill gets thumbs up from farming groups

"Mediation between farmers, their families and banks will only be good for rural communities."

Watch: John Key on The AM Show.

Hisco's family member used chauffeur-driven cars - source

The source said Hisco wasn't using the car.


ANZ expenses debacle warrants independent investigation

The handling of the internal investigation looks a bit cosy, writes Duncan Garner.

Watch: A Newshub report on the incident.

Financial bosses on watch after Hisco's shock departure - expert

It was revealed the ANZ CEO wrote off personal expenses on the business.

Sir John Key and Antonia Watson address the media.

ANZ boss recorded personal chauffeur as business expense

His replacement said it was a "day of shock and disappointment".

Watch the press conference.

Livestream: ANZ chairman Sir John Key talks to media after CEO David Hisco leaves under expenses cloud

Watch the livestream.

Cameron Bagrie on The AM Show.

ComCom should 'muscle up' and take on the banks - economist

Kiwis are forking out $1 billion a year just to convert their money into other currencies.

Kiwibank is opening new branches in Thames, Whitiangi, Waihi, Matamata, Cambridge and Lower Hutt

Dropping cheques opens up elderly to abuse - Age Concern

Kiwibank has announced it will get rid the payment method by next February.

Kiwibank is opening new branches in Thames, Whitiangi, Waihi, Matamata, Cambridge and Lower Hutt.

Kiwibank to ditch cheques from 2020

The bank announced the news on Thursday.

A recent Royal Commission report was critical of Australian banks

Opinion: How much capital is enough?

A Reserve Bank proposal could come at a cost to exporters, writes Mike Chapman.

Kris Faafoi on Newshub Nation.

'Soft' banking and insurance sales commissions to be banned

The Govt wants them to stop up-selling customers products and services they don't need.

A recent Royal Commission report was critical of Australian banks.

Opinion: Reserve Bank's proposals just adding more stress to farmers

We need to think about the costs, writes Nick Clark.


Fake banknotes circulating Canterbury prompt warning

Upwards of 50 counterfeit bills were accepted over the past fortnight.

Watch: Jacinda Ardern on The AM Show.

New scam targets Christchurch terror attack donations

Shameless criminals are seeking to profit off the public's grief.

Sam Stubbs created a tool to show Australian Banks' profits.

The astounding profit Australian banks make in NZ every hour

An ex-banker says it's time we keep the money in NZ.

Are we seeing a buyers' market emerge?

HSBC offers New Zealand's 'lowest-ever' mortgage rate

Now could be the time to buy.

Watch: A trial over Mainzeal liquidators' losses kicked off in September 2018.

Ex-PM Jenny Shipley retires as Chinese bank chair

Just last week, she was ordered to pay up to $6m over the Mainzeal collapse.

A piggy bank on its side with cash coming out.

Banking sector sees massive profit increase

But there's uncertainty on the horizon.

An expert warns they'll use NZers as a "cash cow" to pay off their fines.

Calls for NZ banking royal commission after damning Aussie report

An expert warns they'll use NZers as a "cash cow" to pay off their fines.


Greedy corporates deserve everything they're getting

We can only hope the Government goes in to bat for the little people, writes Duncan Garner.

A handful of Australian one dollar coins is shown in Sydney, February 18, 2004. The Australian dollar rose above 80 U.S. cents on Wednesday afternoon for the first time in nearly seven years, as Australia's high interest rates continued to attract global funds.

Aussie banks rocked by damning report

They could face prosecution after accusations of corruption and greed.

The FBI is investigating - and believes it was being dug towards the ATM.

Florida sinkhole revealed to be secret tunnel to bank

The FBI is investigating - and believes it was being dug towards the ATM.

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 25: A general view of the Westpac bank on January 25, 2016 in Sydney, Australia.

Vikram Chopra has filed a multi million dollar lawsuit against Westpac for claims of Descrimination and his promotion as financial planner was overturned by his manager Kristen Greber who believed some of the banks clients did not want to work with a person of Indian descent

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Westpac first bank in NZ accredited as 'Living Wage' employer

Nearly 500 workers are expected to benefit from the move.

Piles of money.

Bank with BNZ? They could be giving you $375 this week

It's giving millions back to customers.


Regions suffering under foreign-owned banks - Shane Jones

He's defending a decision to lend $10m to a West Coast milk company.