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MIL-OSI New Zealand: CBL Insurance information disclosures

By   /  December 3, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Finance, Justice, KB, law, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government - Business, Open Source Intel, Reserve Bank of New Zealand  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: CBL Insurance information disclosures

Source: Reserve Bank of New Zealand Release date 03 December 2018 The Reserve Bank has published further information about CBL Insurance (in liquidation) on its website. The web page provides access to a detailed timeline, High Court judgments, affidavits, responses to Official Information requests, and news media releases. In order to ensure transparency, and as […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Higher bank capital better for banking system and NZ

By   /  November 30, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Banking, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Finance, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government - Business, Open Source Intel, Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Higher bank capital better for banking system and NZ

Source: Reserve Bank of New Zealand Release date 30 November 2018 We can improve the soundness of the New Zealand banking system by requiring banks to hold more capital with no trade-off to efficiency, Reserve Bank Governor Adrian Orr says. In a speech today to the Business New Zealand CEO Forum in Auckland, Reserve bank […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Joint statement from the South Pacific Governors’ Meeting

By   /  November 30, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Banking and Finance, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Fiji, Finance, KB, Media Intelligence, Melanesia, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government - Business, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Solomon Islands, Technology, Tonga, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Joint statement from the South Pacific Governors’ Meeting

Source: Reserve Bank of New Zealand Release date 29 November 2018 The Central Bank Governors of the South Pacific region met in Samoa on the occasion of the 33rd Pacific Central Bank Governors’ meeting. The meeting’s theme was ‘Strengthening Collaboration’, with the objective of promoting the prosperity and economic welfare of our member nations. At […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Updated weights for Trade-Weighted Index

By   /  November 29, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Banking and Finance, CTF, Currency Exchange Rates, DJF, Economy, English, Finance, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, KB, Korea, Malaysia, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government - Business, Open Source Intel, Philippines, Republic of Korea, Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Singapore, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Technology, Trade, United Kingdom, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Updated weights for Trade-Weighted Index

Source: Reserve Bank of New Zealand The annual re-weighting of the Trade-Weighted Index (TWI) takes effect on Friday 30 November 2018. The TWI is a measure of the value of the New Zealand dollar relative to the currencies of New Zealand’s major trading partners. There are 17 currencies included in the TWI and each currency is […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Reserve Bank to ease loan-to-value ratio restrictions

By   /  November 28, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking, Banking and Finance, Business, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, CTF, Culture, DJF, Economy, English, Finance, Inflation, Investment, Justice, KB, law, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government - Business, Open Source Intel, Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Reserve Bank to ease loan-to-value ratio restrictions

Source: Reserve Bank of New Zealand Release date 28 November 2018 Statement from Reserve Bank Governor Adrian Orr when releasing the November Financial Stability Report: Tena koutou, katoa, welcome all. Risks to New Zealand’s financial system have eased over the past six months, but vulnerabilities persist. In particular, households remain exposed to financial shocks due […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Bulletin article summarises FinTech developments

By   /  November 19, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Finance, FinTech, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government - Business, Open Source Intel, Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Technology  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Bulletin article summarises FinTech developments

Source: Reserve Bank of New Zealand Release date 19 November 2018 Growth in technology-enabled innovation in financial services, labelled ‘FinTech’, has been significant in recent years. A new article published in the Reserve Bank of New Zealand Bulletin summarises recent FinTech developments. It explains the technologies, giving examples across a number of broad FinTech categories, […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Bulletin article introduces survey of credit market conditions

By   /  November 13, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Finance, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government - Business, Open Source Intel, Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Bulletin article introduces survey of credit market conditions

Source: Reserve Bank of New Zealand Release date 13 November 2018 An article published today in the Reserve Bank Bulletin introduces the Credit Conditions Survey, which is one of the ways the Bank monitors changes in the credit market. Credit market conditions include the availability of credit and the willingness of households and businesses to […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Reserve Bank consults on new mortgage bond standard

By   /  November 13, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Finance, Investment, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government - Business, Open Source Intel, Reserve Bank of New Zealand  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Reserve Bank consults on new mortgage bond standard

Source: Reserve Bank of New Zealand Release date 13 November 2018 The Reserve Bank today published a consultation paper proposing a new mortgage bond standard aimed at supporting confidence and liquidity in the New Zealand markets. This follows an initial consultation in November 2017 and ongoing discussion with issuers and investors over the past year. […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Financial Stability – risky, safe or just right?

By   /  November 13, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Banking and Finance, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Environment, Finance, FinTech, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government - Business, Open Source Intel, Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Technology, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Financial Stability – risky, safe or just right?

Source: Reserve Bank of New Zealand Release date 13 November 2018 The challenge with financial stability is how to maintain a strong, resilient and efficient financial system in the face of changing and emerging risks said Deputy Governor and Head of Financial Stability Geoff Bascand in Sydney today. “Ten years on from the pain and […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Reserve Bank welcomes uncontested liquidation of CBL Insurance

By   /  November 12, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Finance, Justice, KB, law, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government - Business, Open Source Intel, Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Reserve Bank welcomes uncontested liquidation of CBL Insurance

Source: Reserve Bank of New Zealand Release date 12 November 2018 The Reserve Bank of New Zealand welcomes placement of CBL Insurance Ltd into liquidation, without the need for a contested hearing. At a hearing in Auckland today, the High Court appointed Kare Johnstone and Andrew Grenfell, partners of McGrathNicol, as liquidators of CBL Insurance […]

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