Articles by Banking law
Bankers Group joins pro-consumer campaign to fight fraud online
March 07 2011 1:15 PM
The Australian Bankers' Association (ABA) has consolidated efforts with the consumers group to protect the public against fraud and other cyber crimes.
Mortgage exit fees in Australia banned starting July 1
January 05 2011 5:51 PM
Mortgage exit fees for new home loans in Australia will be abolished beginning July 1 as part of efforts to overhaul banking law.
Australia's authorities to impose stricter banking rules
November 03 2010 1:37 PM
Australian government authorities can only warn banking institutions to temper their rate increases, thus, banking reforms and new rules are now being considered to be in place to protect the public.
Australian banks face more scrutiny
October 28 2010 3:32 PM
The Australian banking industry is again facing tough calls from policy-maker led by opposition's Mr. Joe Hockey.
NAB reports 63% profit jump
October 27 2010 1:53 PM
National Australia Bank has reported a 63 percent jump in net profits to $4.22 billion, due to lower charges slapped on its nonperforming loans.
'No to bank control, regulation' in Australia
October 21 2010 7:18 PM
Australia's Treasurer Mr. Wayne Swan has warned opposition representative Joe Hockey of his proposal to put federal government reins on the banking industry.