2016 Small Business Award

Award Winner

Bank of the Year - Small Business - BNZ

Numbers crunched by Canstar Researchers

Methodology Rating Results
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4 eligible institutions assessed
10 business credit cards rated
13 business transaction & savings accounts rated
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13 business loans rated
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1 award winner
Sole traders our backbone:


70.3% of New Zealand businesses are operated by sole traders, and another 23.4% have 1-10 employees.

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Small business grants on offer

How can the government help your small business?

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It’s about more than just banking

“We’ve worked hard to improve what we deliver for our small business customers…”

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Borrowing vs. Saving: What are Kiwi businesses doing?

Kiwi businesses spend a lot – 88% of what they earn, in fact.

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Merchant services available for small business

What EFTPOS payment machines, eCommerce website options, and POS systems are available for small businesses in New Zealand?

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Winner, Bank of the Year – Small Business Award:

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