Advisers share top concerns

Tightening credit, bullish investors pushing FHBs out of the market, and demand outweighing supply in the housing market are key concerns for advisers according to a survey conducted by leading economist Tony Alexander.

Reserve Bank reveals new capital rules

Banks will be forced to raise close to $20 billion in extra capital to comply with the Reserve Bank's new requirements, the central bank revealed today.

OCR to trough at 0.75%: ASB

ASB has changed its official cash rate forecast and now predicts the Reserve Bank will cut rates by just 25 basis points in 2020.

Advisers face New Year cash squeeze: Prospa

Non-bank lender Prospa has launched an offer to help mortgage advisers with cash flow issues through the quiet January period.

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  • [Opinion] Putting the RBNZ's new capital rules into perspective

    There's been a lot written about the Reserve Bank's new capital rules for banks and some of it seems to miss the mark. Here's my take after hearing from the governor yesterday.

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