The RBNZ has increased the capital requirements for Westpac's (WBC AT) NZ division as the firm did not comply with regulations

- Westpac confirmed that the decision was based on compliance with Aspects of the RBNZ's advanced internal ratings and only affected the bank's New Zealand business.

- The bank's regulatory ratios are sufficient to absorb the change.

- The RBNZ has confirmed that Westpac New Zealand's capital has remained well above required regulatory levels.

15 Nov 2017 - 01:02- - Source: Newswires

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