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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...

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FSF in the News

19 April 2018

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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19 April 2018

Stuff.co.nz, June 27, 2018

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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19 April 2018

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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19 April 2018

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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