Business

 
ANZ economist Cameron Bagrie says business confidence is improving.

Business confidence on the up

New Zealand business confidence improved in February as recent gains in dairy prices turned sentiment around in the agriculture…

Savings Rates Provided by Interest.co.nz

Institution Minimum 1 Year
ANZ $1 4.25%
ASB $1 4.25%
BNZ $1 3.90%
Westpac $1 4.20%

Mortgage Rates Provided by Interest.co.nz

Institution Term Percent
ANZ1 year fixed5.89%
ASB1 year fixed5.99%
BNZ1 year fixed5.69%
Kiwibank1 year fixed5.69%
Westpac1 year fixed5.99%

Small trade surplus last month

New Zealand eked out a merchandise trade surplus of $56 million last month, its first since last June, but on an annual…

Home loan affordability improves

Home loans became more affordable last month, with the typical home buyer saving $30 per week on mortgage repayments compared…