Duffie Osental

Duffie Osental

Duffie is a managing editor at Key Media in Toronto, Canada. He has over a decade of editorial experience and contributes and edits content for several of Key Media’s business titles across different markets, including Insurance Business Canada, Canadian Mortgage Professional, Mortgage Professional America, Australian Broker, NZ Adviser, and Australasian Lawyer.

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RBNZ cautions Westpac for not reporting prescribed transactions

Bank is compelled to review its procedures, policies, and controls moving forward

RBNZ cautions Westpac for not reporting prescribed transactions

Mortgage rates likely to increase faster than predicted – ASB

Major bank thinks that every RBNZ meeting can be considered “live” for OCR increases

Mortgage rates likely to increase faster than predicted – ASB

Experts warn NZ construction sector threatened by “broken” supply chain

One expert estimates some projects may now be facing delays as long as eight months

Experts warn NZ construction sector threatened by “broken” supply chain

Reserve Bank Bill passes after clearing third reading in parliament

Legislation aims to strengthen decision-making and accountability arrangements

Reserve Bank Bill passes after clearing third reading in parliament

How many deferrals have returned to repayment?

Data from credit reporting agency shows number of customer accounts in hardship

How many deferrals have returned to repayment?

ANZ urges households to “plan ahead”

Lender says borrowers should think about how exposed they are

ANZ urges households to “plan ahead”

AppraiseMe removes fees for real estate agents

Company says move to free-to-use model “evens up the playing field”

AppraiseMe removes fees for real estate agents

House prices hit record high – but there’s a catch

The housing market continues its red-hot streak, but signs indicate that it may be slowing down

House prices hit record high – but there’s a catch

What’s causing farmer satisfaction with banks to slide?

Impact of closures adding to steady erosion in satisfaction over the past five years

What’s causing farmer satisfaction with banks to slide?

Urbanites moving to regions adding “fuel to the fire” – real estate firm

Greater flexibility around work “key factor” in regions’ strong real estate resurgence

Urbanites moving to regions adding “fuel to the fire” – real estate firm