Latest Intelligence on Financial Services in New Zealand

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CommentWire
CommentWire

NAB: a change for the better

The financial community was impressed by the bank's plans to slim down its operations. Certainly, the bank could do with some focus after its decade-long acquisition spree - but there could be still more changes to come. NAB may plan to follow HSBC's example, relaunching all its regional operations under a single brand name.

Published By Datamonitor
05 Feb 2002
CommentWire
CommentWire

Reverse mortgages: a bright future in Australia and New Zealand

The reverse mortgage markets in Australia and New Zealand have considerable growth potential, with Australia's high level of home equity, retirement savings gap and ageing population suggesting a bright future. However, to realize this potential, lenders must act to raise the profile of reverse mortgages and improve perceptions.

Published By Datamonitor
20 Jun 2005
ResearchWire
ResearchWire

Card payments: giving New Zealanders more credit

Published By Datamonitor
09 Sep 2005
ResearchWire
ResearchWire

Card payments: more New Zealanders plump for plastic

Published By Datamonitor
22 Sep 2005
ResearchWire
ResearchWire

Payment cards in New Zealand: debit card accounts to increase at 0.5% per annum to 2009

Published By Datamonitor
03 Nov 2005
ResearchWire
ResearchWire

Asia Pacific wealth: burgeoning market for philanthropic services

Published By Datamonitor
19 Jul 2006
CommentWire
CommentWire

Westpac: giving debit where it's due

Westpac has invigorated New Zealand's card market with the launch of its Debitplus Visa card. This should prove a shrewd move for the bank as schemed debit cards such as this have been very popular around the globe and similar success is expected in New Zealand. In addition, Westpac has reaffirmed its position of an innovative leader in the country's card market.

Published By Datamonitor
23 Nov 2006
CommentWire
CommentWire

Online mortgage auctions: shaking up New Zealand's home loans market

Fundit Holdings has launched a new website in New Zealand that allows home owners to put up online auctions for their mortgages. So far, the service has received a tentatively positive response in the marketplace. However, it may take longer than anticipated for this service to hit it off as many customers are still cautious when committing to high-value long-term products online.

Published By Datamonitor
31 Aug 2007
CommentWire
CommentWire

RBS: disposals program runs into trouble

RBS has more problems on its hands following the breakdown of talks with National Australia Bank over the proposed sale of ABN Amro's Australian and New Zealand business, which RBS currently owns. The bank's continuing problems are in striking contrast with the successful consumer finance disposals programs initiated by its cash-strapped rivals.

Published By Datamonitor
28 Jul 2008
CommentWire
CommentWire

ANZ National: offshoring may damage reputation

According to the financial workers union, ANZ National has announced that it will cut 100 local jobs, offshoring 90 of the positions to India. The union also claimed that the bank turned its back on prior public commitments to provide all affected workers with alternative roles. ANZ National's decisions will ultimately damage its public image, while also hurting the team morale of its workers.

Published By Datamonitor
02 Feb 2009

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