Latest Australian Banking Association News

Greens-Labor Bank Tax To Worsen Cost-of-living Crisis
NAB CEO on the economy, simplification, and the future of banking
Getting the basics right for customers, industry and community
Visit By New Zealand Finance Minister
Andrew Irvine appointed CEO of NAB
Banks stand ready to support cyclone-impacted communities in Far North Queensland 
ABA welcomes ACCC deposit inquiry report
Stay safe from scammers this Christmas
Ross McEwan appointed ABA Chair
ABA Council appoints Ross McEwan as new Chair
Banks update principles supporting customers with a disability  
Sensible financial advice reforms to be made available to millions of Australians
Australian banks act to protect customers from financial abuse
Banks welcome online gambling credit card ban
Banks act to keep cash convenient
Industry allowed to collaborate to facilitate sustainable access to cash
Uncaring banks drop deposit on regional clients
A nationwide Digital ID is Australia’s first line of defence against cybercrime
CBA welcomes new Scam-Safe Accord to disrupt, detect and respond to scams
SMALL BUSINESS OMBUDSMAN WELCOMES BANKING INDUSTRY PLEDGE TO FIGHT SCAMS
NAB welcomes ABA Scam-Safe Accord
Government welcomes Scam Safe Accord
Banks unite to declare war on scammers
Westpac joins Australian banks to combat scams
Banks step up to fund financial counselling services
Industry to fund additional financial counselling services
Statement regarding Optus telecommunications outage
Banks launch campaign telling Australians “Don’t tough it out on your own”  
Banks shine light on NSW small business month
Banks supporting the agriculture sector to sow the seeds of success 
Crypto regulation a step in the right direction in the fight against scams    
Banks raise bar in new Banking Code
Banks back small business
Big Tech, ALDI, OECD, Qantas, econveyancing, and financial sector in Economics Committee spotlight
CBA to launch police referral pilot in NSW to address technology-facilitated abuse
Australian banks allowed to collaborate on development of industry standards to combat scams
Fears of cashless society amid digital banking boom
Commonwealth Bank Financial Abuse Leadership Summit
National Anti-Scam Centre brings together cross-sector leaders to stop scammers
Important step to help stamp out scams
Statement regarding new Reserve Bank of Australia Governor
ABA welcomes launch of Federal Government’s National Anti-Scam Centre | First fusion cell to tackle investment scams 
Small business a critical part of Australia’s economy | UN’s World Micro, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises Day recognises crucial role  
New Branch Closure Support Protocol – banking industry to better support customers of closing branches 
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day a reminder to stay vigilant to warning signs of financial abuse   
ABA welcomes future proofing of Australia’s payments system as Treasurer announces biggest overhaul in 35 years 
Mobile wallet transactions skyrocket to $93 billion, as 98.9% of bank interactions take place digitally 
Statement regarding today’s decision by the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA)