House price rally could reduce odds of OCR cut: Westpac

A pickup in the housing market could give the Reserve Bank "pause for thought" over further official cash rate cuts, according to Westpac economists.

Price wars continue with ANZ rate cuts

Borrowers are set to enjoy even lower mortgage rates after ANZ slashed its fixed rate options to new lows.

Lifetime puts all advisers into salaries

Adviser group Lifetime has changed its remuneration structure, moving advisers onto an annual salary following its merger with Camelot NZ last year.

Weak business confidence will lead to OCR cut

Weak business confidence numbers will increase the chances of another Official Cash Rate cut next month, say Westpac economists.

Today's Rate Changes
  • BNZ cuts rates; Mortgage Lab makes licensing call

    BNZ is the latest big four bank to cut rates this week. BNZ has slashed 1, 2, 4, and 5 year fixed rates for owner-occupiers and investors. See how they stack up here.

    At TMM Online, we hear from The Mortgage Lab and Kepa about their plans for the new regulatory regime. [READ ON].