Deputy Governor Geoff Bascand has been appointed Head of Financial Stability and Deputy Chief Executive of the Reserve Bank, Governor Graeme Wheeler and Acting Governor-designate Grant Spencer announced today.
The Reserve Bank today released a new edition of its popular guide to managing the risks involved in saving and investing.
The Reserve Bank today published an updated assessment of the money laundering and terrorism financing risks that face the financial sector.
The Reserve Bank today began publishing new monthly statistics that will provide greater insight into the structure and activities of the banking sector.
The Reserve Bank today published an issues paper for its review of the Insurance (Prudential Supervision) Act 2010 (IPSA).
On 30 March 2017, the Reserve Bank of New Zealand published an Issues Paper on the Review for consultation. The consultation closes on 30 June 2017.
The current outsourcing requirements date back to 2006 and apply to all locally incorporated banks whose New Zealand liabilities exceed $10 billion. The current policy is mainly focused on underpinning the provision of liquidity to the financial system in the event of stress or failure of a bank or of a service provider to a bank. While these objectives are still valid, it is good practice to review policies from time to time, in particular as the regulatory landscape has changed over the last nine years.
|11 May 2017||OCR announcement and Monetary Policy Statement media conference|
|31 May 2017||Financial Stability Report media conference|
|22 Jun 2017||OCR announcement|
|30 Jun 2017||Consultation closes on the Issues Paper for the review of the Insurance Prudential Supervision Act 2010|
|1 Aug 2017||Deadline for paper submission for Housing, household debt and policy|
|10 Aug 2017||OCR announcement and Monetary Policy Statement media conference|
|28 Sep 2017||OCR announcement|
|9 Nov 2017||OCR announcement and Monetary Policy Statement media conference|
|29 Nov 2017||Financial Stability Report media conference|
|11-12 Dec 2017||Housing, household debt and policy|
For statistics publication dates see the Statistics release calendar