Sir Anand elected Waikato University Chancellor

Sir Anand elected Waikato University Chancellor

Supplied Content Hamilton, August 6, 2019 The University of Waikato Council today elected  former Governor General Sir Anand Satyanand as the next University Chancellor, effective immediately. The appointment is for a four-year term. He succeeds James Bolger who was Chancellor from 2007 to June 30, 2019. The former lawyer, judge and ombudsman is well-known to most New Zealanders for serving…

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Westpac refunding $7 million to affected customers

Westpac refunding $7 million to affected customers

Wellington, August 6, 2019   The Financial Markets Authority (FMA) and Commerce Commission have formally agreed with Westpac the steps the Bank must take to refund fees to some 93,000 customers being overcharged $7 million. Westpac did not correctly discount fees on a number of different banking packages and self-reported the issue to the FMA and Commerce Commission in December…

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