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Roost Home Loan Affordability Report

Roost Home Loan Affordability Report

NZ home loan affordability improves for 3rd month in a row to December 2004 levels

Home loan affordability improved for the third consecutive month in September to its best in a year and is now back at levels last seen in December 2004, the Roost Home Loan Affordability report shows.

New Zealand's Weak Institutions Miss Out On Extended Retail Deposit Guarantees

Extracted from "Moody's Weekly Credit Outlook", dated October 18, 2010

Power: Minister Welcomes Appointment Of CEO For Super Regulator

Power: Minister Welcomes Appointment Of CEO For Super Regulator

Commerce Minister Simon Power today welcomed the appointment of Sean Hughes as chief executive-designate of the Financial Markets Authority.

"Mr Hughes' appointment is a key milestone in the establishment of the new market conduct regulator," Mr Power said.

Australian Consumers Drive The Future Of Credit Card Pricings

Australian credit card issuers may face threat to their business due to the recent shift on consumer attitudes towards credit card debt.

Student Gets Five Months Home Detention For GST Fraud

Student Gets Five Months Home Detention For GST Fraud

An Auckland student has been sentenced to five months home detention and ordered to pay reparation of $30,000 for GST fraud after being caught in a scheme to obtain money from Inland Revenue using dummy companies.

Powerco Signs Exclusive New Zealand Distribution Agreement For Cutting Edge Energy Storage Systems

Powerco Signs Exclusive New Zealand Distribution Agreement For Cutting Edge Energy Storage Systems

Leading New Zealand lines company Powerco today announced it had entered into an agreement with Australia's RedFlow for exclusive distribution rights to a range of state of the art energy storage systems.

St John Board Announces Share Buy Back Offer

St John Balanced Property Fund Limited (St John) has announced today that it will be making an offer to its Shareholders to acquire up to six shares in the Company for every ten shares held, on a pro rata basis, at a price of $1.75 per share.

Reduction In Management Fee For Corporatised ANZO Agreed In Principle

Reduction In Management Fee For Corporatised ANZO Agreed In Principle

The manager of AMP NZ Office Trust (ANZO) announced today that a reduction in its management fee entitlement has been agreed in principle (should ANZO be corporatised), following investor feedback on proposals to change ANZO's corporate structure, governance and management fee.

Deloitte Announces New Leader Of Financial Services Practice

Deloitte Announces New Leader Of Financial Services Practice

Deloitte, the world's largest professional services firm, has today announced the appointment of Michael Tang as leader of its New Zealand financial services practice.

Westpac Institutional Bank Morning Report 20.10.10

Westpac Institutional Bank Morning Report 20.10.10

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