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Fortune
Apple Pay Just Expanded in AustraliaANZ customers and represents the culmination of months of talks with the bank a
Apple Pay Just Expanded in Australia
Fortune / Posted yesterday
ANZ customers and represents the culmination of months of talks with the bank and three bigger peers. Of the four, ANZ and Westpac Banking Corp have already agreed to support rival Android Pay from Alphabet Inc unit Google. Collectively, the four... Read more
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Canberra Times
How Murray Goulburn executives milked itbefore interest and tax of about $90 million. It is unclear what covenants Mur
How Murray Goulburn executives milked it
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
before interest and tax of about $90 million. It is unclear what covenants Murray Goulburn's lenders – thought to include Westpac Banking Corp – have in place. Despite rising concerns within the industry and among investors about Murray... Read more
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Brisbane Times
How Murray Goulburn executives milked itbefore interest and tax of about $90 million. It is unclear what covenants Mur
How Murray Goulburn executives milked it
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
before interest and tax of about $90 million. It is unclear what covenants Murray Goulburn's lenders – thought to include Westpac Banking Corp – have in place. Despite rising concerns within the industry and among investors about Murray... Read more
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WA Today
How Murray Goulburn executives milked itbefore interest and tax of about $90 million. It is unclear what covenants Mur
How Murray Goulburn executives milked it
WA Today / Posted yesterday
before interest and tax of about $90 million. It is unclear what covenants Murray Goulburn's lenders – thought to include Westpac Banking Corp – have in place. Despite rising concerns within the industry and among investors about Murray... Read more
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1d
The Age
How Murray Goulburn executives milked itbefore interest and tax of about $90 million. It is unclear what covenants Mur
How Murray Goulburn executives milked it
The Age / Posted yesterday
before interest and tax of about $90 million. It is unclear what covenants Murray Goulburn's lenders – thought to include Westpac Banking Corp – have in place. Despite rising concerns within the industry and among investors about Murray... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
How Murray Goulburn executives milked itbefore interest and tax of about $90 million. It is unclear what covenants Mur
How Murray Goulburn executives milked it
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
before interest and tax of about $90 million. It is unclear what covenants Murray Goulburn's lenders – thought to include Westpac Banking Corp – have in place. Despite rising concerns within the industry and among investors about Murray... Read more
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1d
Canberra Times
Apple Pay deal could deliver accounts to ANZ Bankdevotees to open ANZ deposit accounts. Social media lit up on Thursday as cust
Apple Pay deal could deliver accounts to ANZ Bank
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
devotees to open ANZ deposit accounts. Social media lit up on Thursday as customers of Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Westpac Banking Corp and National Australia Bank demanded that their banks also offer Apple Pay, which allows contactless... Read more
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1d
Brisbane Times
Apple Pay deal could deliver accounts to ANZ Bankdevotees to open ANZ deposit accounts. Social media lit up on Thursday as cust
Apple Pay deal could deliver accounts to ANZ Bank
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
devotees to open ANZ deposit accounts. Social media lit up on Thursday as customers of Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Westpac Banking Corp and National Australia Bank demanded that their banks also offer Apple Pay, which allows contactless... Read more
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1d
The Age
Apple Pay deal could deliver accounts to ANZ Bankdevotees to open ANZ deposit accounts. Social media lit up on Thursday as cust
Apple Pay deal could deliver accounts to ANZ Bank
The Age / Posted yesterday
devotees to open ANZ deposit accounts. Social media lit up on Thursday as customers of Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Westpac Banking Corp and National Australia Bank demanded that their banks also offer Apple Pay, which allows contactless... Read more
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1d
Sydney Morning Herald
Apple Pay deal could deliver accounts to ANZ Bankdevotees to open ANZ deposit accounts. Social media lit up on Thursday as cust
Apple Pay deal could deliver accounts to ANZ Bank
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
devotees to open ANZ deposit accounts. Social media lit up on Thursday as customers of Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Westpac Banking Corp and National Australia Bank demanded that their banks also offer Apple Pay, which allows contactless... Read more
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1d
New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ shares rise; Sky TV, Fletcher Building gain, Air NZ drops on oil recoveryunits on standby for any periods of low inflows to hydro lakes that could compr
NZ shares rise; Sky TV, Fletcher Building gain, Air NZ drops on oil recovery
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted yesterday
units on standby for any periods of low inflows to hydro lakes that could compromise security of electricity supply. Westpac Banking Corp was the biggest decliner, down 3.7 percent to $33.76. Air New Zealand fell 3 percent to $2.56, marking... Read more
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The Age
Banks expected to maintain margins, dividends, but investors are jitterytheir net interest margins - one of the key drivers of bank returns - after rai
Banks expected to maintain margins, dividends, but investors are jittery
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
their net interest margins - one of the key drivers of bank returns - after raising mortgage interest rates last year. Westpac Banking Corp kicks off the reporting season on Monday, followed by ANZ Banking Group on Tuesday (the same day as the... Read more
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2d
Sydney Morning Herald
Banks expected to maintain margins, dividends, but investors are jitterytheir net interest margins - one of the key drivers of bank returns - after rai
Banks expected to maintain margins, dividends, but investors are jittery
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
their net interest margins - one of the key drivers of bank returns - after raising mortgage interest rates last year. Westpac Banking Corp kicks off the reporting season on Monday, followed by ANZ Banking Group on Tuesday (the same day as the... Read more
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2d
Brisbane Times
Banks expected to maintain margins, dividends, but investors are jitterytheir net interest margins - one of the key drivers of bank returns - after rai
Banks expected to maintain margins, dividends, but investors are jittery
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
their net interest margins - one of the key drivers of bank returns - after raising mortgage interest rates last year. Westpac Banking Corp kicks off the reporting season on Monday, followed by ANZ Banking Group on Tuesday (the same day as the... Read more
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3d
New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ dollar gains as traders split on central banks' directionits asset purchase programme. "The market is wary ahead of these three meeting
NZ dollar gains as traders split on central banks' direction
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 3 days ago
its asset purchase programme. "The market is wary ahead of these three meetings," said Imre Speizer, a strategist at Westpac Banking Corp. "Through all of that, we might be able to distill a new message. It could go either way and it's not an... Read more
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4d
Sydney Morning Herald
Former FSC boss John Brogden changes tune on bank owned wealth managersAustralian Centre for Financial Studies event in Melbourne on Friday. The big
Former FSC boss John Brogden changes tune on bank owned wealth managers
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Australian Centre for Financial Studies event in Melbourne on Friday. The big four banks – Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Westpac Banking Corp, ANZ Banking Group, and National Australia Bank – all have vertically integrated business... Read more
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6d
TheBull
Stockwatch to April 22up four cents, or 0.05 per cent, at $75.04 NAB - NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK - up
Stockwatch to April 22
TheBull / Posted 6 days ago
up four cents, or 0.05 per cent, at $75.04 NAB - NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK - up 88 cents, or 3.29 per cent, at $27.64 WBC - WESTPAC BANKING CORP - up 42 cents, or 1.36 per cent, at $31.32 Australia's banks will fund a $121 million injection to... Read more
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7d
Perth Now
Stockwatch to April 22up four cents, or 0.05 per cent, at $75.04 NAB - NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK - up
Stockwatch to April 22
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
up four cents, or 0.05 per cent, at $75.04 NAB - NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK - up 88 cents, or 3.29 per cent, at $27.64 WBC - WESTPAC BANKING CORP - up 42 cents, or 1.36 per cent, at $31.32 Australia's banks will fund a $121 million injection to... Read more
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7d
Adelaide Now
Stockwatch to April 22up four cents, or 0.05 per cent, at $75.04 NAB - NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK - up
Stockwatch to April 22
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 days ago
up four cents, or 0.05 per cent, at $75.04 NAB - NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK - up 88 cents, or 3.29 per cent, at $27.64 WBC - WESTPAC BANKING CORP - up 42 cents, or 1.36 per cent, at $31.32 Australia's banks will fund a $121 million injection to... Read more
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7d
The Courier Mail
Stockwatch to April 22up four cents, or 0.05 per cent, at $75.04 NAB - NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK - up
Stockwatch to April 22
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
up four cents, or 0.05 per cent, at $75.04 NAB - NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK - up 88 cents, or 3.29 per cent, at $27.64 WBC - WESTPAC BANKING CORP - up 42 cents, or 1.36 per cent, at $31.32 Australia's banks will fund a $121 million injection to... Read more
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8d
New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ shares extend gains with global equity markets; Fletcher, A2, ANZ risehigh on perceptions it has lagged the market's rally. A2 Milk, dual-listed Aust
NZ shares extend gains with global equity markets; Fletcher, A2, ANZ rise
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 8 days ago
high on perceptions it has lagged the market's rally. A2 Milk, dual-listed Australia & New Zealand Banking Group and Westpac Banking Corp also rose while Meridian Energy fell. The S&P/NZX 50 Index rose 4.8 points, or 0.1 percent, to 6,906.1.... Read more
9d
New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ posts new annual migration record in March yearcontributor to growth in spending and economic activity more generally, and has
NZ posts new annual migration record in March year
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 9 days ago
contributor to growth in spending and economic activity more generally, and has boosted the economy's productive capacity," Westpac Banking Corp senior economist Satish Ranchhod said in a note. Still, Ranchhod noted that seasonally adjusted net... Read more
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9d
Brisbane Times
Banks pledge commission crackdownreassurance that they will be dealt with fairly and transparently in their deal
Banks pledge commission crackdown
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
reassurance that they will be dealt with fairly and transparently in their dealings with the bank," Mr Elliott said. Westpac Banking Corp chief executive Brian Hartzer said in a statement banks have given a lot of thought to how conduct and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ posts new annual migration record in Marchcontributor to growth in spending and economic activity more generally, and has
NZ posts new annual migration record in March
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
contributor to growth in spending and economic activity more generally, and has boosted the economy's productive capacity," Westpac Banking Corp senior economist Satish Ranchhod said in a note. Still, Ranchhod noted that seasonally adjusted net... Read more
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9d
WA Today
Banks pledge commission crackdownreassurance that they will be dealt with fairly and transparently in their deal
Banks pledge commission crackdown
WA Today / Posted 9 days ago
reassurance that they will be dealt with fairly and transparently in their dealings with the bank," Mr Elliott said. Westpac Banking Corp chief executive Brian Hartzer said in a statement banks have given a lot of thought to how conduct and... Read more
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9d
NZCity
NZ dollar slips from 10-month highrun in the last few weeks. It's now in a new range of 70 (US) cents to 72 cents
NZ dollar slips from 10-month high
NZCity / Posted 9 days ago
run in the last few weeks. It's now in a new range of 70 (US) cents to 72 cents," said Imre Speizer, a strategist at Westpac Banking Corp. "It's just taking a breather. People who have put on the trade on the way up and think there's an... Read more
10d
Brisbane Times
Commonwealth Bank of Australia latest to tighten mortgages to foreignersAustralia Bank, in a note to brokers this month, cut the maximum loan-to-value
Commonwealth Bank of Australia latest to tighten mortgages to foreigners
Brisbane Times / Posted 10 days ago
Australia Bank, in a note to brokers this month, cut the maximum loan-to-value ratio for foreigners to 70 per cent. Westpac Banking Corp said in an email it had not changed its foreign-investor rules, though it reviews its... Read more
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10d
The Age
Commonwealth Bank of Australia latest to tighten mortgages to foreignersAustralia Bank, in a note to brokers this month, cut the maximum loan-to-value
Commonwealth Bank of Australia latest to tighten mortgages to foreigners
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
Australia Bank, in a note to brokers this month, cut the maximum loan-to-value ratio for foreigners to 70 per cent. Westpac Banking Corp said in an email it had not changed its foreign-investor rules, though it reviews its... Read more
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10d
WA Today
Commonwealth Bank of Australia latest to tighten mortgages to foreignersAustralia Bank, in a note to brokers this month, cut the maximum loan-to-value
Commonwealth Bank of Australia latest to tighten mortgages to foreigners
WA Today / Posted 10 days ago
Australia Bank, in a note to brokers this month, cut the maximum loan-to-value ratio for foreigners to 70 per cent. Westpac Banking Corp said in an email it had not changed its foreign-investor rules, though it reviews its... Read more
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10d
Sydney Morning Herald
Commonwealth Bank of Australia latest to tighten mortgages to foreignersAustralia Bank, in a note to brokers this month, cut the maximum loan-to-value
Commonwealth Bank of Australia latest to tighten mortgages to foreigners
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Australia Bank, in a note to brokers this month, cut the maximum loan-to-value ratio for foreigners to 70 per cent. Westpac Banking Corp said in an email it had not changed its foreign-investor rules, though it reviews its... Read more
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10d
Canberra Times
Commonwealth Bank of Australia latest to tighten mortgages to foreignersAustralia Bank, in a note to brokers this month, cut the maximum loan-to-value
Commonwealth Bank of Australia latest to tighten mortgages to foreigners
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
Australia Bank, in a note to brokers this month, cut the maximum loan-to-value ratio for foreigners to 70 per cent. Westpac Banking Corp said in an email it had not changed its foreign-investor rules, though it reviews its... Read more
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11d
New Zealand's National Business Review
Dollar touches two-week high as oil prices recover groundhad bet on a deal being reached. "Oil recovered – you got this big overshoot a
Dollar touches two-week high as oil prices recover ground
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 11 days ago
had bet on a deal being reached. "Oil recovered – you got this big overshoot and then it regathered," said Imre Speizer, Westpac Banking Corp senior market strategist in New Zealand. "The post-Doha oil reaction was a very short-term thing and the... Read more
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14d
The Star
Singapore eases monetary policy as growth grinds to a haltby returning policy to the post-Great Financial Crisis settings,” Sean Callow,
Singapore eases monetary policy as growth grinds to a halt
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
by returning policy to the post-Great Financial Crisis settings,” Sean Callow, a Sydney-based currency strategist with Westpac Banking Corp., said by e-mail. “The surprise move indicates a gloomy outlook for regional trade.” As Asia’s... Read more
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Brisbane Times
RBNZ says reporter leaked surprise rate cut to markets last month from lockupa quarterly monetary policy statement, which includes new forecasts and analysi
RBNZ says reporter leaked surprise rate cut to markets last month from lockup
Brisbane Times / Posted 15 days ago
a quarterly monetary policy statement, which includes new forecasts and analysis, said Imre Speizer, markets strategist at Westpac Banking Corp in Auckland. "It's going to take a longer time to read it and interpret it, so markets will have a... Read more
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15d
WA Today
RBNZ says reporter leaked surprise rate cut to markets last month from lockupa quarterly monetary policy statement, which includes new forecasts and analysi
RBNZ says reporter leaked surprise rate cut to markets last month from lockup
WA Today / Posted 15 days ago
a quarterly monetary policy statement, which includes new forecasts and analysis, said Imre Speizer, markets strategist at Westpac Banking Corp in Auckland. "It's going to take a longer time to read it and interpret it, so markets will have a... Read more
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15d
The Age
RBNZ says reporter leaked surprise rate cut to markets last month from lockupa quarterly monetary policy statement, which includes new forecasts and analysi
RBNZ says reporter leaked surprise rate cut to markets last month from lockup
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
a quarterly monetary policy statement, which includes new forecasts and analysis, said Imre Speizer, markets strategist at Westpac Banking Corp in Auckland. "It's going to take a longer time to read it and interpret it, so markets will have a... Read more
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15d
Sydney Morning Herald
RBNZ says reporter leaked surprise rate cut to markets last month from lockupa quarterly monetary policy statement, which includes new forecasts and analysi
RBNZ says reporter leaked surprise rate cut to markets last month from lockup
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
a quarterly monetary policy statement, which includes new forecasts and analysis, said Imre Speizer, markets strategist at Westpac Banking Corp in Auckland. "It's going to take a longer time to read it and interpret it, so markets will have a... Read more
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15d
Canberra Times
RBNZ says reporter leaked surprise rate cut to markets last month from lockupa quarterly monetary policy statement, which includes new forecasts and analysi
RBNZ says reporter leaked surprise rate cut to markets last month from lockup
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
a quarterly monetary policy statement, which includes new forecasts and analysis, said Imre Speizer, markets strategist at Westpac Banking Corp in Auckland. "It's going to take a longer time to read it and interpret it, so markets will have a... Read more
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15d
New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ shares chart new record as equity markets revive; Westpac, ANZ, A2 gainNew Zealand shares rose, pushing the S&P/NZX 50 Index to a record, as global eq
NZ shares chart new record as equity markets revive; Westpac, ANZ, A2 gain
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 15 days ago
New Zealand shares rose, pushing the S&P/NZX 50 Index to a record, as global equity markets rallied. Westpac Banking Corp, Australia & New Zealand Banking Group and A2 Milk Co gained while Z Energy and Restaurant Brands New Zealand dropped. The NZX... Read more
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WA Today
UBS's Jonathan Mott sees $1.2b in bank bad debt provisionsPhoto: Robert Woodland According to UBS, total exposures to these companies ar
UBS's Jonathan Mott sees $1.2b in bank bad debt provisions
WA Today / Posted 16 days ago
Photo: Robert Woodland According to UBS, total exposures to these companies are $899 million for NAB, $809 million for Westpac Banking Corp, $688 million for ANZ Banking Group and $657 million for Commonwealth Bank of Australia. Mr Mott has... Read more
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Canberra Times
UBS's Jonathan Mott sees $1.2b in bank bad debt provisionsPhoto: Robert Woodland According to UBS, total exposures to these companies ar
UBS's Jonathan Mott sees $1.2b in bank bad debt provisions
Canberra Times / Posted 16 days ago
Photo: Robert Woodland According to UBS, total exposures to these companies are $899 million for NAB, $809 million for Westpac Banking Corp, $688 million for ANZ Banking Group and $657 million for Commonwealth Bank of Australia. Mr Mott has... Read more
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16d
Brisbane Times
UBS's Jonathan Mott sees $1.2b in bank bad debt provisionsprotection in the US. According to UBS, total exposures to these companies are
UBS's Jonathan Mott sees $1.2b in bank bad debt provisions
Brisbane Times / Posted 16 days ago
protection in the US. According to UBS, total exposures to these companies are $899 million for NAB, $809 million for Westpac Banking Corp, $688 million for ANZ Banking Group and $657 million for Commonwealth Bank of Australia. Mr Mott has... Read more
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16d
The Age
UBS's Jonathan Mott sees $1.2b in bank bad debt provisionsprotection in the US. According to UBS, total exposures to these companies are
UBS's Jonathan Mott sees $1.2b in bank bad debt provisions
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
protection in the US. According to UBS, total exposures to these companies are $899 million for NAB, $809 million for Westpac Banking Corp, $688 million for ANZ Banking Group and $657 million for Commonwealth Bank of Australia. Mr Mott has... Read more
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16d
Sydney Morning Herald
UBS's Jonathan Mott sees $1.2b in bank bad debt provisionsprotection in the US. According to UBS, total exposures to these companies are
UBS's Jonathan Mott sees $1.2b in bank bad debt provisions
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
protection in the US. According to UBS, total exposures to these companies are $899 million for NAB, $809 million for Westpac Banking Corp, $688 million for ANZ Banking Group and $657 million for Commonwealth Bank of Australia. Mr Mott has... Read more
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16d
New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ dollar gains as housing, food price data hints at stronger inflationin favour of June. "The housing and food price data argues away from cutting i
NZ dollar gains as housing, food price data hints at stronger inflation
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 16 days ago
in favour of June. "The housing and food price data argues away from cutting in April," said Imre Speizer, a strategist at Westpac Banking Corp. "Locally the economy is doing reasonably well - the only issue has been low inflation. It still... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ shares hit record, Fletcher, SkyTV and A2 lead indexgrew 3 percent to $4.80, and Xero advanced 2.9 percent to $17.19. Dual-listed
NZ shares hit record, Fletcher, SkyTV and A2 lead index
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 16 days ago
grew 3 percent to $4.80, and Xero advanced 2.9 percent to $17.19. Dual-listed banks grew on Australia's strength, with Westpac Banking Corp up 2.6 percent to $32.90 and Australia & New Zealand Banking Group rising 1.6 percent to $25.63. A2... Read more
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18d
Sydney Morning Herald
Suncorp swaps bank branches for shopsfifth-largest retail bank with $43 billion worth in housing loans – ranking beh
Suncorp swaps bank branches for shops
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 days ago
fifth-largest retail bank with $43 billion worth in housing loans – ranking behind Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Westpac Banking Corp, National Australia Bank and ANZ Banking Group. It could soon join a growing number of international... Read more
18d
Canberra Times
Suncorp swaps bank branches for shopsfifth-largest retail bank with $43 billion worth in housing loans – ranking beh
Suncorp swaps bank branches for shops
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
fifth-largest retail bank with $43 billion worth in housing loans – ranking behind Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Westpac Banking Corp, National Australia Bank and ANZ Banking Group. It could soon join a growing number of international... Read more
18d
The Globe and Mail
New research shows bank chiefs paid less than predecessorsrout ravages the economy and a growing storm of accusations over misconduct thr
New research shows bank chiefs paid less than predecessors
The Globe and Mail / Posted 18 days ago
rout ravages the economy and a growing storm of accusations over misconduct threatens to tar their name. Last week, Westpac Banking Corp became the second Australian lender after ANZ Banking Group to be dragged to court by regulators over... Read more
18d
New Zealand's National Business Review
John Shewan to review foreign trust disclosureFund, has been involved in a number of high-profile tax cases. Evidence in the
John Shewan to review foreign trust disclosure
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 18 days ago
Fund, has been involved in a number of high-profile tax cases. Evidence in the structured finance suit against Westpac Banking Corp showed he advised the lender to declare tax at a rate comparable with competitors, at around 15%,... Read more
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