NZ Financial Services Group

FSPR issues reminder on registration deadline under new regulatory regime

New regime requires advisers to link registration to FAPs and ABs

Borrowers continue to struggle with mortgage payments

Over 1,000 households applied for deferrals in the first three weeks of August

Advisers return online for second lockdown

Mortgage advisers prepare for a second wave of COVID-19 by moving back to online channels

Westpac ends cashbacks for high-LVR loans

High-LVR borrowers would be charged a low equity margin on special rates

Banks tighten lending criteria for new borrowers

They are focusing on existing customers and processing hardship and deferral requests

Advisers prepare to return to the office

Businesses can reopen under alert level 2 lockdown, provided that they follow social distancing and strict hygiene standards

NZFSG releases financial services predictions for post-COVID market

It is time for advisers to "review, realign, and re-present" their business

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Mortgage boss says tricker cases require specialist advice

Select reveals market-leading system integration

It was described as a game changing move for the lending market in the country