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BNZ’s bankers launch a new measure of business, conditions, and confidence in NZ 17.12.2018

Home, heart and health important to New Zealanders’ wellbeing 13.12.2018

BNZ supports Shared Ownership to help more kiwis get into their first home 10.12.2018

BNZ makes $3.8 million fix for customers 05.12.2018

John Waller Memorial Scholarship winners announced 29.11.2018

BNZ’s history making mortgage rate delivers confidence for home lenders 12.11.2018 partners with BNZ to help Kiwis make better property decisions 08.11.2018

BNZ backs a growing New Zealand - FY18 Results 01.11.2018

BNZ welcomes Frances Valintine as Future Advisor 25.10.2018

Putting your selfies to good use 17.10.2018

Putting customers front and centre, digitally 25.09.2018

Paving the way to the front door for BNZ KiwiBuild home owners 25.09.2018

Kōrero Māori mai: BNZ launches digital banking in Te Reo Māori with a twist 10.09.2018

BNZ wins ‘New Zealand’s Small Business Bank of the year 2018’ 07.09.2018

Colin McCahon’s legacy takes root on Rotoroa Island with the help of BNZ 30.07.2018

Be good with your money while you travel, with BNZ Convert It 25.07.2018

The generation game: financial wins for women at every age 11.05.2018

Strong BNZ result supports bank’s commitment to deliver for customers 03.05.2018

The unexpected secret to a happy retirement 16.04.2018

Vaka Tautua joins Community Finance programme 13.04.2018

New kids on the block: the changing face of property investors 19.03.2018

$2 million milestone for Community Finance programme 19.03.2018

BNZ introduces new 1-year fixed term interest rate 09.02.2018

BNZ opens state-of-the-art Wellington workspace for customers 08.02.2018


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

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

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

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