[WELLINGTON] New Zealand's central bank may acknowledge the rising risk of an interest-rate cut when it delivers its first policy decision of the year...

[WELLINGTON] Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) chief economist John McDermott will leave the central bank at the end of February to take up a position at an economic think tank, the RBNZ said on...

[WELLINGTON] New Zealand's freeze on its benchmark interest rate extended to two years on Thursday, with the central bank saying there was little prospect of it moving from record lows until...

[WELLINGTON] The Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) said on Friday it will tighten rules on how banks calculate risk weighted assets to help insulate the financial sector from risk and bring the...

[WELLINGTON] The central banks of Australia and New Zealand ruled out on Tuesday the notion that they would issue official cryptocurrencies anytime soon, warning the potential damage to their banking...

[WELLINGTON] New Zealand's financial system is sound and key vulnerabilities were broadly stable over the past six months, the central bank said on Wednesday, but risks remained from high...

[SYDNEY] The Reserve Bank of New Zealand has "significant further room" to ease monetary policy and is prepared to undertake large-scale asset purchases in case of a major financial crisis...

[WELLINGTON] New Zealand financial authorities have written to the country's biggest banks seeking assurances they are not engaged in the sort of misconduct exposed at their Australian parent...

[WELLINGTON] New Zealand's central bank left the official cash rate at a record low of 1.75 per cent on Thursday, saying modest interest rates would help spur economic growth...

[WELLINGTON] Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) Governor Grant Spencer said on Tuesday that the bank planned to review its macroprudential policy with the Treasury, which could lead to an easing of...