Shorten to hold Royal Commission look into into banks

Story Published: 8 Apr 2016

Bill Shorten has announced if elected the opposition will hold a Royal Commission into the Australian banking an financial...

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Seniors group wants big banks to go to war with Government

Story Published: 30 Jun 2014

OLDER Australians have urged the Big Four banks to “publicly denounce” the Abbott Government’s changes to financial advice...

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Have you seen the Bank of England's two new videos?

Story Published: 26 Mar 2014

READER'S STORY: The other day I got dragged along to a coffee morning with Transition Town Hervey Bay.

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Can banks make a profit by investing in the Barrier Reef?

Story Published: 30 May 2013

BIG Bank's support of the coal and gas industries focused attention on the ways large banks' investment decisions can put...

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ANZ posts $3 billion six-month profit

Story Published: 30 Apr 2013

ANZ has posted a half-year profit of almost $3 billion, but its earnings grew only 1 per cent.

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Bad management killed major bank, not the GFC, says report

Story Published: 5 Apr 2013

ENTERING 2008 HBOS was an institution that had forced its way on to the top table of British banking.

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Greens' levy on big banks would bring in $11 billion

Story Published: 10 Mar 2013

A GREENS proposal to slap a 0.2% levy on the assets of Australia’s big four banks would add $11 billion to the budget...

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Lobby group laments criticism over bank super profits

Story Published: 26 Oct 2012

THE lobby group representing Australia’s banks has urged people to think twice before criticising banks for making record...

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Big four still unmoved on rates

Story Published: 4 Oct 2012

THE patience of mortgage holders with the big four banks was still being tested on Thursday with not one major financial...

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Home owners raiding their super

Story Published: 19 Aug 2012

DESPERATE property owners on the brink of losing their homes are raiding their superannuation in growing numbers.

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