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Colonial First State names executive chair
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 18 MAR 2021
... Brands and is currently chair of Tibra Capital. He is also a former group executive of retail and business banking at Westpac and a former chief executive of BT Financial Group. "We are delighted to welcome an executive of Rob's calibre to the team ...
Westpac merges consumer, business divisions
ELIZA BAVIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 17 MAR 2021
Westpac has announced it will combine the leadership of its consumer and business divisions to form a new consumer and business banking division, with one executive exiting the business. Westpac said the new division will be led by the current chief ...
Former Wallaby departs Westpac for NAB
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 17 MAR 2021
After six months as head of private wealth, north at Westpac, Phil Waugh has taken on an executive role at NAB. Waugh has been appointed as executive, broker distribution at NAB and will report to executive, home ownership Andy Kerr. Waugh spent four ...
Admin fees could balloon from BFID
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 16 MAR 2021
The new best financial interests duty (BFID) could see members pay higher administration fees as the record-keeping obligations ramp up, superannuation funds and industry experts warn. The reforms, which are part of the Your Future Your Super legislation ...
Chances of CBA admitting to Essential Super wrongdoing "non-existent"
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 12 MAR 2021
... CBA were to admit to contraventions, he said, it would be similar to the failed Wagyu and Shiraz case between ASIC and Westpac; "There is a very reasonable prospect in my - at least, your Honour, in my submission, that that contradictor - much as in ...
APRA closes Westpac probe
ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 12 MAR 2021
... investigation into possible breaches of the Banking Act 1959 , including the Banking Executive Accountability Regime (BEAR), by Westpac. APRA launched the investigation into Westpac last year following allegations by AUSTRAC that Westpac had breached ...
Frontier zeroes in on poor culture
KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 11 MAR 2021
... and Do Another, Rafe focused on two case studies from the financial services Royal Commission - Commonwealth Bank and Westpac. Despite the many unethical behaviours of senior leaders who knowingly maximised profits at the expense of unsuspecting customers ...
Chief economist update: Confidence contagion
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 11 MAR 2021
... businesses beget confident consumers (through the labour market), making the jump in consumer confidence hardly a surprise. The Westpac-Melbourne Institute index of consumer confidence rose by 2.6% to a reading of 111.8 in March, "just 0.2 points below ...
Challenger names new head of life unit
KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 10 MAR 2021
... and marketing, and then had a stint as acting head of retail distribution. Prior to Challenger, she worked at Mercer and Westpac in senior human resources positions. Plater has moved onto a newly created role of head of operations and technology. Actuary ...
Westpac exec goes part-time
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 9 MAR 2021
Westpac's group general counsel & enterprise executive has stepped down and will move to a part-time advisory role. Rebecca Lim has been with the bank for 20 years and in her current role for a decade. She will continue in the role until a replacement ...