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New interest-bearing term deposit interest rates (B26)
This data tracks the interest rates offered by banks in New Zealand on term deposit savings accounts.
|May 2020||May 2021||Jan 2022||Feb 2022||Mar 2022||Apr 2022||May 2022|
|Term deposits $10,000+|
The data: coverage, periodicity and timeliness
Average interest rate for new customer term deposits with a minimum of $10,000 investment, advertised at the end of month by all registered banks with available offerings.
We publish data five working days after the end of the reference period.
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We generally publish revisions when we update and release the next table. Should we need to make revisions more promptly, we will post a special note on the website.
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New customer term deposit average interest rates
The interest rates recorded here are simple averages of new customer term deposits with a minimum investment of $10,000 advertised by all registered banks with available offerings. Deposits are fixed for a specified period and have a maturity greater than one day.
Symbols and conventions for summary table
|Symbol or convention||Definition|
|0||Zero or value rounded to zero|
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- Individual figures may not sum to the totals due to rounding
- Percentage changes are calculated on unrounded numbers
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