27 Jan 2021

2021: banking on a better future

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor, bluenotes

After a tumultuous year, one certainty is digital transformation will accelerate.


28 Jan 2021

Leaving behind legacy: the need for business transformation

Shayne Elliott | Chief Executive Officer, ANZ

If 2020 taught us anything, it’s that companies must move quickly in transforming their businesses to be digital-first.

25 Jan 2021

Asian economy looking brighter in 2021

Khoon Goh | Head of Asia Research, ANZ

After a long and challenging 2020, Asian economies will have a strong – albeit slightly uneven – rebound in the new year.

22 Jan 2021

IN CHARTS: electric vehicles in the tech ecosystem’s fast lane

Bansi Madhavani & Raymond Yeung | Economist & Chief Economist Greater China, ANZ Research

2020 was a big year for electric vehicles despite weaknesses in the broader automotive industry.

21 Jan 2021

Evolving how we work

Kathryn van der Merwe | Group Executive – Talent & Culture, ANZ

Six core beliefs will guide ANZ into the future of how its workplaces operate both in the office and remotely.

20 Jan 2021

COVID-19 hits lower paid harder, data show

Catherine Birch | Senior Economist, ANZ

Employment losses from the economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic were more heavily concentrated in lower paid roles.

19 Jan 2021

Aussie banks doing digital

Laure Jouan | Principal Financial Institutions Practice, BCG

Australia’s banks must accelerate digital transformations to help the economy recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.

18 Jan 2021

PODCAST: combatting the next decade’s crises

Blair Sheppard | Global Leader Strategy & Leadership, PwC

With COVID-19 still firmly gripping many communities, the next decade will see a number of major crises impacting the world’s economy.

15 Jan 2021

Banking on the next decade

Andrew Gilder | Asia-Pacific Banking and Capital Markets Leader, EY

Corporate, commercial and small-medium enterprise banking services are ripe for innovation and need to start planning now to stay ahead of the curve.

14 Jan 2021

Smart money and financial services

Stanislas de Roys & Marie-Caroline Baerd | MD Financial Services & Executive VP AI, Capgemini Invent

AI can boost the customer experience, creating opportunity for financial services to take an even more customer-centric approach.

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12 Jan 2021

Plant variety key to agri future

Helen Macpherson & Alanna Rennie | Partner & Lawyer, Baker McKenzie

As the global population continues to accelerate, a focus on food supply security and plant breeding is vital to stay on top of demand.

11 Jan 2021

The best of bluenotes in 2020

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Bushfires, COVID-19, recession, racial turmoil, climate emergency. 2020 was certainly a year that many of us will never forget.

13 Jan 2021

All in it together?

Dr Emily Porter | ANZ Tony Nicholson Research Fellow

The COVID-19 pandemic exposed the dangerous gap in financial wellbeing for some vulnerable Australians.

07 Dec 2020

Remote learning extends to financial education

Professor Roslyn Russell | Principal Research Fellow, RMIT University

Like other forms of education this year, financial literacy courses had to quickly move to online offerings in response to COVID-19.

09 Dec 2020

The year that was

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor, bluenotes

In a year like no other, ANZ’s content team continued to deliver insights, analysis and a look into the human experience of the COVID-19 pandemic.

16 Dec 2020

Full coverage: ANZ's 2020 AGM

Jill Campbell | Head of Investor Relations, ANZ

Find everything you need to know about ANZ's 2020 annual general meeting in one place.

16 Dec 2020

ANZ Board Minutes: flying 20 minutes ahead of the plane

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor, bluenotes

New ANZ Chairman Paul O’Sullivan says boards must take a long-term view when making crucial business decisions and keep the community in mind.

15 Dec 2020

Partnering to push payments into the future

Mark Hand | Group Executive Australia Retail and Commercial Banking, ANZ

ANZ and Worldline have created a new joint venture to enhance the payments experience for both consumers and merchants

08 Dec 2020

The outlook for Australian agri in 2021

Mark Bennett & Madeleine Swan | Head of Agribusiness & Associate Director Agri Research, ANZ

Australia’s agri industry had a surprisingly strong year in 2020 despite fires, drought and a global pandemic. The outlook for next year too is positive.

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