27 November 2018
FSF Executive Director Lyn McMorran discusses the pros and cons for proposed changes to the CCCFA, including interest rate caps, duties on directors, and prescriptive affordability assessment requirements.
10 October 2018
A young rising star and lifetime achiever Richard de Lautour are among those who have been recognised for their dedication to responsible lending.
28 June 2018
FSF welcomes the conversation but has concerns the proposals could only make it harder and more costly for lenders who already adhere to the law, and just drive predatory lenders more underground.
8 June 2018
"It’s often the way in financial services that the bad eggs get all the attention, we think it’s about time that responsible lending stars got recognised too."
24 April 2018
FSF is urging banks to proceed sensibly in response to a suggestion not to provide banking services to anyone in the mobile trading sector.
19 April 2018
In light of recent news reports highlighting unscrupulous mobile trading practices, the Financial Services Federation is urging consumers to take advantage of its Responsible Mobile Shop Code...
20 March 2018
"The new website is a fantastic avenue for FSF to spread its message of responsible lending even further to reach everyday consumers."
12 February 2018
NZ's dealerships are being reminded to prepare for upcoming anti-money-laundering obligations.
18 December 2017
New Zealand’s non-bank lenders have again experienced strong growth in 2017 financial year, boosted by the industry’s vehicle finance companies.
20 October 2017
The Commerce Commission’s crackdown on the mobile trader sector has resulted in more than $1 million in fines to unscrupulous traders, or “truck shops”, as they have become known.