December 7, 2017 4
Even an aggressive commissioner who manages to work around the commission's impotent framing probably won't reveal anything we don't already know.
November 24, 2017 7
With calls for a royal commission into banks gaining volume, what questions should we be asking?
November 21, 2017 9
Given the odds of a successful parliamentary move to initiate an inquiry into the banks, the government should seize control of the issue and establish its own -- negative headlines be damned.
October 13, 2017 11
CBA teaching schoolyards about credit could be leading generations of Australians to financial illiteracy writes Douglas Ross.
September 22, 2017 2
The era of big banks being all things to all people is coming to an end as the majors offload their wealth management and insurance arms.
August 29, 2017 12
Banking regulators have been focusing on financial industry culture for years, but it hasn't halted the stream of bank scandals. It's time to stop talking about culture and act.
October 3, 2016 5
Executives at the big four banks will front Parliament this week as a way of avoiding a royal commission. But don't expect any actual answers.
August 5, 2016 6
Grilling banking executives is an extraordinary intrusion into business. And it won't achieve anything.
August 1, 2016 4
It's extortion, pure and simple.
April 21, 2016 21
This is a government of ex-bankers and its package for banking "oversight" might hand more control to the banks. Bernard Keane and Glenn Dyer report.