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FSF in the News

AutoTalk, August 23, 2018

"Motor vehicle industry leaders step up for FSF event"

Three key players to discuss technological innovation in the automotive sector, with a focus on what it means for motor vehicle F&I and fleet leasing.

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National Business Review, July 24, 2018

"Responsible lending rules have perverse impact on low-income households"

FSF Executive Director Lyn McMorran talks with Good Shepherd NZ's Fleur Horward about what came form the the Financial Inclusion Industry Forum.

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Radio NZ, July 23, 2018

"Govt looking for safer credit options to help people buy cars"

FSF Executive Director Lyn McMorran talks to Sarah Robson about new ideas aimed at preventing people from ending up in huge amounts of debt when they need to buy a car.

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Newstalk ZB, June 28, 2018

"Calls for Government to be realistic on loan sharks"

We talk to Mike Hosking about how NZ's lending laws only work if the Commerce Commission is properly resourced to put the ones that break it out of business.

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Government plans to cap loan interest rates to curb 'predatory' lenders

FSF concerned the proposals could make it harder and more costly for lenders who already adhere to the law, and just drive predatory lenders more underground.

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AutoTalk, June, 2018

Editorial on anti-money laundering: "It only takes a quick Google search to see that money laundering isn’t just on New Zealand’s doorstep, it’s already moved in, and traipsing stains on our international reputation."

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NZ Adviser, June 12, 2018

Awards to recognise 'stars' of the non-bank lending sector.

"It's too often the bad eggs get all the attention, we want to recognise outstanding responsible lenders," says Lyn McMorran.

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Newstalk ZB, June 1, 2018

Commerce Commission praised for taking on money lenders.
In light of court proceedings against payday lenders, Lyn McMorran applauds The Commerce Commission for enforcing responsible lending law.

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NZ Adviser, April 23, 2018

Banks should not be taking on the role of the regulator, Financial Services Federation

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Newstalk ZB, March, 2018

Enforce the law you already have

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