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Rural banking

Get a head start on achieving your rural ambitions with industry-specific tools, on-the-ground expertise and specialised lending products from ASB Rural Banking.

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Nominations are now open for the Dairy Community Leadership Award 2018

The Dairy Community Leadership award recognises a dairying woman who is making a significant difference in her community through leadership and support. Nominate a key dairying woman in your community below.

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Great reasons to choose us

  • Get access to local rural banking experts and specialised lending products
  • Stay informed with our rural economist’s latest outlook and commodities reports
  • We’ll connect you with specialist industry partners like the Dairy Women’s Network
  • Save time and speed up decision making by integrating ASB internet banking with Figured farm forecasting software

How can we help your business?

Starting your business

ASB Rural Banking will provide expert knowledge and financial tools to help get you started.

Growing your business

Take your rural business to the next level with financial tools to help with budgeting and forecasting and specialist lending solutions.

Managing your business

With ASB Rural Banking you can get the expert knowledge and tools you need to help achieve your rural ambitions.

Partnerships and events

Figured

Integrate cloud-based accounting and farm forecasting software, Xero and Figured with your ASB internet banking and you’ll have a powerful new decision-making tool for you and your financial team.

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Dairy Women's Network

It takes strong networks to build a strong rural sector. That’s why we’ve partnered with Dairy Women’s Network so that women in dairying can connect with each other, share knowledge and build on their financial skills.

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    Reports and blog

    ASB Rural Blog

    Insights and advice to help rural businesses flourish.

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    01. Calculate

    How much do you need to borrow? Use our rural loan calculator to help decide.

    02. Choose

    Use our Help me choose tool to find the right loan for your requirements.

    03. Consult

    Discuss your plans with your local ASB Rural Manager who’ll help tailor lending to suit you.

    Next steps

    Talk to your local rural banking specialist

    Find your nearest ASB Rural Manager.

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    Call us

    Contact your local ASB rural team, we’re here to help.

    0800 787 252

    Any questions?

    Email us and we’ll help with your rural banking query.

    ASBRural@asb.co.nz

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