Standard and Poor’s reaffirmed its ratings for ten big New Zealand banks and finance companies, and said the slowdown in house price growth had put banks in a stronger position and eased economic risk. read more
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A $250 million securitisation of mortgages over Australian residential properties originated by Columbus Capital is the first Australian RMBS transaction made up entirely of mortgage loans to borrowers who are not permanent residents or citizens to be rated by S&P Global. read more
Any new securities that persist with BBSW as the interest rate benchmark "must have robust fall-back provisions" in order to be eligible for use in repo dealings with the Reserve Bank, Guy Debelle said yesterday.Or just use the cash rate, which will be the alternative anyway, an option the market is taking up super slowly. read more
S&P Global Ratings believes that the neobank boom sweeping across the Asia Pacific region is not likely to trigger any changes in banking sector country risks before the middle of 2021. read more