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Westpac lends aid to financial counsellors and SMEs

COMPANY RELEASE  |  MONDAY, 6 APR 2009
... counselling organisations and expand its financial hardship program, Assist, into small-to-medium (SME) business lending. Westpac Group chief Gail Kelly said the $1 million in funding would be used to provide training for additional counsellors and education ...

Fin services firms support bushfire appeal

MICHELLE BALTAZAR  |  MONDAY, 9 FEB 2009
... have donated at least $2.1 million to help those worst affected by the disaster. St.George Bank, as part of the Westpac Group, has donated $1 million to the 2009 Victorian Bushfire Relief Appeal. It is also collecting donations through its branches on ...

Westpac NZ hires NAB exec for CEO

MICHAEL HOBBS  |  FRIDAY, 5 DEC 2008
... Consulting Group. Frazis' appointment is subject to New Zealand regulatory approval. Brad Cooper who was appointed Westpac Group New Zealand chief executive in 2006 was appointed Westpac Group's chief transformation officer in June and has been involved ...

Finsia names new president

MICHAEL HOBBS  |  WEDNESDAY, 30 APR 2008
The Financial Services Institute of Australasia (Finsia) has appointed Westpac group head of operational risk and compliance, Chris van Aanholt to president of the institute's board. In keeping with Finsia policy, van Aanholt succeeds Michael Shepard ...

BTIM raises $247m

... $13.75 million will be used to fund equity grants to new staff. The balance will go to repaying the loan from the Westpac Group used to purchase the business now operated by BTIM. Westpac announced plans to partially float BTIM, a subsidiary of BT Financial ...

Westpac adds to growing trophy cabinet

CHRIS NICHOLLS  |  TUESDAY, 12 JUN 2007
... in profit and revenue, with a focus on new products, all of which "were fundamental in its first-rate showing." Westpac Group executive, consumer financial services, Mike Pratt, said the award recognised Westpac's competitive standing across all areas ...

Westpac to adopt single national brand

... Westpac develops a more consistent approach to its services, and adopts a single Westpac brand throughout Australia. Westpac group executive for business and consumer banking Mike Pratt stressed that this did not mean a strategic or management change. ...

Maple-Brown Abbot tops balanced pooled super rankings: Rainmaker

... third best performing fund with -6.48%. Rainmaker's survey of 28 funds revealed more bad news for the troubled BT/Westpac group. Its high growth strategy backfired in 2002, leading to a loss of 12.96%. The largest fund, the $3 billion ING Australia PST ...