Co-operative Bank

Borrowers looking for certainty should fix lower rates now

"Interest rates are expected to keep lifting over time as the world gets past the worst of the pandemic"

NZ bank announces new chief executive

He is "an experienced senior leader with a track record of empowering dedicated and skilled people"

Mortgage wars: Kiwibank releases its lowest-ever home loan rate

New rate lower than big four banks’ offer

How credit scores impact home loan applications

Credit scores affect a borrower’s chances of getting a mortgage, but lenders also consider other factors

SBS slashes one-year fixed home loan

Rate third lowest in the market

Bank profits drop by a third, CEO predicts defaults

He says it is likely to see defaults amid its 2,500+ deferrals

Southern Cross Partners reveals brand new management team

The team includes a new CEO, marketing manager and head of compliance

Kiwibank cuts one-year rate to historic low

The move has undercut the bank’s Australian competitors

The Co-operative Bank shares $2.1 million profit with customers

Move reflects the firm’s ongoing commitment to “doing right” by Kiwis

Only one in four Kiwis would go to banks for financial advice

Survey highlights ongoing distrust of banks despite regulatory effort to change perceptions