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Geoff Bascand to take over as RBNZ financial stability head

28 April 2017

 Business Desk: Reserve Bank deputy governor Geoff Bascand will take charge of the monetary authority's financial stability function when Grant Spencer fills in as governor in September. More>  

RBNZ review needs ot be part of "root-and-branch" overhaul

17 April 2017

Interest.co.nz: David Hargreaves would like to seen any review of the Reserve Bank undertaken as a part of a root-and-branch overhaul of its governing legislation. More>  

Reserve Bank updates its assessment of money laundering

10 April 2017

Press release: The Reserve Bank today published an updated assessment of the money laundering and terrorism financing risks that face the financial sector. More>  

RBNZ: Input Sought on Insurer Law Review

31 March 2017

The Reserve Bank of New Zealand has published an issues paper for its review of the Insurance (Prudential Supervision) Act 2010 (IPSA). More>

'Macro-prudential tools should be permanent'

6 March 2017

Interest.co.nz: Macro-prudential tools must be permanent features of the housing market landscape, Wellington-based commercial adviser Murray Jackson argues More>

IMF shines spotlight on RBNZ

27 February 2017

Interest.co.nz: IMF shines spotlight on RBNZ's heavy emphasis on banks' self discipline and directors' attestation regime, writes Gareth Vaughan. More>

MPs sceptical about debt-to-income restrictions

13 February 2017

Interest.co.nz: The RBNZ was late to the debt-to-income limit party which is why this tool won't be added to its macro-prudential toolkit anytime soon, Gareth Vaughan argues.  More>

RBNZ: time for re-examination

10 February 2017

Interest.co.nz: David Hargreaves says the more than a year that our central bank will effectively be without a permanent head provides an opportunity for a thorough re-examination of its role and operations. More>

NZ inflation expectations may give RBNZ pause for thought

8 February 2017

BusinessDesk: New Zealand inflation expectations for the next two years have increased, a Reserve Bank survey shows, likely adding to the view that the central bank may lift its projected track for interest rates in Thursday’s monetary policy. More>

Big shake-up for RBNZ: Wheeler to Sept; Spencer to fill in

8 February 2017

BusinessDesk:Reserve Bank governor Graeme Wheeler won’t serve a second term and will be followed out the door by his deputy, Grant Spencer, who will fill in on a temporary basis while the next government hunts out a replacement. More>