Game of watch and wait for OCR

Watchful caution is guiding the Reserve Bank’s policy so it will need strong evidence before it makes any change to the OCR, economists say in response to this morning’s OCR call.

OCR held again - here's what RBNZ had to say

The Reserve Bank today left the Official Cash Rate unchanged stating major challenges still remain.

SBS produces record result

SBS Bank’s result for the financial year to 31 March 2017 includes its strongest ever net surplus of $27.4 million, up 37% from $20.0 million the previous year.

Verdict in on this week's OCR call

Any change to the OCR on Thursday would stun economists who are unanimous in thinking that it will be left firmly on hold.