New Zealand's central bank

The Reserve Bank manages monetary policy to maintain price stability, promotes the maintenance of a sound and efficient financial system, and supplies New Zealand banknotes and coins.


MPS made easy

Check out the simple visual summary of the Monetary Policy Statement for February 2019. Find out what it means for you.

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Bank capital

The Reserve Bank is consulting on a proposal that bank owners bear a greater share of the risks to the financial system.

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Dashboard wins award

The Bank Financial Strength Dashboard has been recognised as ‘Initiative of the Year’ in the 2019 Central Banking Awards.

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