Research

Submission to the Select Committee on Credit Contracts Legislation Amendment Bill
Ngā Tāngata Microfinance Trust has made a submission to the Finance and Expenditure Select Committee, on the Credit Contracts Legislation Amendment Bill, June 2019.
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Making borrowing safer
Upcoming changes to the Credit Contracts and Consumer Finance Act 2003 (CCCFA) from MBIE.
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Loan sharks – the time has come
Article by Catriona MacLennan on Newsroom's website. 'It’s time to finish the job' should be the theme for this year’s drive to put loan sharks out of business. The phrase was used by Commerce and...
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Commerce Commission – decrease in the mobile truck businesses
When reporting the biggest fine handed down so far to a mobile truck business the commission commented that of the 32 traders listed in 2015, 18 have closed.
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Newsroom programme on mobile truck businesses
"Get honourable" says Claire Dale, a director of Ngā Tāngata Microfinance to the operators of truck businesses in South Auckland. Newsroom has done a short piece on the mobile truck businesses, showing the grossly inflated cost...
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Child Poverty Monitor 2017
Child Poverty Monitor 2017
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Ngā Tāngata Microfinance Evaluation 2016
External Evaluation 2016: A pathway toward financial inclusion and improved wellbeing. M.Claire Dale and Erwann Sbai
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Cash to You Loans banned from lending
Commerce Commission media release reporting the closing down of a lender for charging borrowers unreasonable fees and excess interest.
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Supporting Community Well being
In February 2018 we celebrated our 7th year. We were very pleased to have so many friends and colleagues share the cake along with the Minister for Social Development, Hon Carmel Sepuloni. J R McKenzie Trust...
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Submission to the Consumer Commission
Ngā Tāngata Microfinance Trust has made a submission to the Consumer Commission on Consumer Credit Fees Guidelines.
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