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Older releases


Rainy days and rocky futures: it’s time for Kiwis to change their attitude 07.12.2017

Inaugural John Waller Memorial Scholarship winners announced 04.12.2017

New CFO announced for BNZ 30.11.2017

BNZ focuses on creating a high achieving New Zealand 02.11.2017

BNZ announces leadership change 02.11.2017

BNZ Private Bank wins global recognition for fifth time 27.10.2017

Apple Pay Available to BNZ Customers Offering an Easy, Secure & Private Way to Pay 24.10.2017

New brand campaign for Bank of New Zealand 28.08.2017

Get ready to volunteer: BNZ gears up for Closed for Good 14.08.2017

Expansion of community finance initiative to Hamilton 09.08.2017

John Waller Memorial Scholarships announced by BNZ and PwC 08.08.2017

BNZ first New Zealand bank to join SwapClear 19.06.2017

Calling all community groups in New Zealand! BNZ Closed for Good project submissions open today 13.06.2017

BNZ funds third education Public Private Partnership 17.05.2017

BNZ’s ongoing investment and momentum delivers sound results 04.05.2017

She’ll be right, but will you? BNZ calls for New Zealanders to remember their financial basics 27.04.2017

Mortgage holders missing a trick as interest rates look set to rise 12.04.2017

New Zealanders looking to cut essentials as interest rates rise 12.04.2017

BNZ offers financial flexibility for flood-affected New Zealanders 07.04.2017

BNZ introduces global equities exclusions 23.03.2017

BNZ is the first bank to launch Android Pay to New Zealand 14.02.2017

Kiwis blame investors, foreigners and net migration for housing crisis 14.02.2017

Kiwis say housing overvalued, but still expect prices to ramp up 21% 14.02.2017

Louis Hawke appointed to BNZ Board 16.01.2017

BNZ announces new director of Retail and Marketing 16.01.2017


Angela Mentis appointed to BNZ Board 29.11.2016

BNZ Private Bank raising the bar amid quest for yield 03.11.2016

Investment delivers strong volume growth for BNZ 27.10.2016

Expansion of community finance initiative 12.10.2016

John Waller, 1952-2016 21.09.2016

Changes to BNZ Board announced 22.07.2016

Kevin Kenrick appointed to BNZ board 22.06.2016

BNZ Closed for Good looks for community groups to help across the country 20.06.2016

Community Finance partnership welcomes further Government commitment 26.05.2016

Strategies for growth help to secure momentum for BNZ 05.05.2016

BNZ appoints head of brand and customer experience 29.04.2016

The ‘haves’ and the ‘have nots’: Planning key to changing financial outlook for non-property owners 20.04.2016

BNZ expands relationship with brokers 21.03.2016

BNZ invests in Figured– farm accounting software 11.02.2016


Bruce Hassall appointed to BNZ board 17.12.2015

Launch of Champions for Change 18.11.2015

Record year for BNZ 28.10.2015

Climate Change – what’s a bank got to do with it? 21.10.2015

BNZ and Kiwis for kiwi end long-term relationship 22.07.2015

Mobile banking at your fingertips: BNZ launches Touch ID for its mobile app 24.06.2015

John Waller to retire from BNZ Board 23.06.2015

BNZ’s launches Closed for Good for 2015 22.06.2015

BNZ drops floating rate by 40bps 12.06.2015

BNZ enhances smartphone card payment technology 20.05.2015

BNZ wins Innovation award 15.05.2015

Key initiatives deliver strong performance, and position BNZ for success 07.05.2015

BNZ develops specialist Tāmaki Māori Banking Team to support Māori as Auckland grows 29.04.2015

No Interest Loans now available for low-income families 28.04.2015

Mai Chen appointed to BNZ board 21.04.2015

Partnership with NZFSG sees BNZ re-enter third-party market to bring BNZ home loans to more New Zealanders 15.04.2015

BNZ and Air New Zealand to end Airpoints partnership 19.03.2015

BNZ - Air New Zealand partnership to end 19.03.2015

BNZ to provide specialist service for new home builders 09.03.2015

DNA technology protects school property 05.03.2015

BNZ Centre the new name for Christchurch CBD development 05.01.2015