29 Oct 2020

INFOGRAPHIC: ANZ’s 2020 full-year result

Melissa Currie | Creative Content Producer, bluenotes

Find all the details of ANZ’s 2020 annual result in an easy-to-read infographic.


29 Oct 2020

Elliott: focusing on the future

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor, bluenotes

CEO says the bank has been well protected through COVID-19 and is now looking to future investment opportunities.

29 Oct 2020

Jablko: maintaining a strong position through uncertainty

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor, bluenotes

Efficient management of capital, risk and costs allowed the bank to maintain a strong balance sheet through the crisis, says ANZ CFO.

29 Oct 2020

Managing customers and risk through acute change

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor, bluenotes

ANZ risk management robust, anticipates ongoing uncertainty while customer support drives recovery.

29 Oct 2020

ANZ’s new carbon initiatives

Mark Whelan | Group Executive Institutional, ANZ

With important changes to ANZ’s carbon policy announced today Mark Whelan shares how the bank is transitioning to a net zero emissions economy by 2050.

29 Oct 2020

FULL COVERAGE: ANZ’s 2020 annual result

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Everything you need to know about ANZ’s 2020 full-year result in one place.

28 Oct 2020

Working out how we work

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

Ongoing, two-way communication between management and employees is a key factor determining the flexible future of work at ANZ.

30 Oct 2020

Treating an economic heart attack

James Culham | Director, Institutional Portfolio Management, ANZ

A “Minsky moment” is occurring in economies where restricted cash flows are triggering a domino effect of missed payments.

26 Oct 2020

More than a grain of hope as winter crops begin harvest

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

As harvesters fan out across Australian paddocks, the outlook is bright for an industry strongly rebounding from prolonged drought, COVID-19 and bushfires.

19 Oct 2020

Aus business growth in Asia in the slow lane

Greg Earl | Writer, editor and consultant

The number of Australian-owned businesses operating in Asia has grown very little since 2003 - despite initiatives to encourage integration with the region.

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27 Oct 2020

Aus fintech maintains momentum amid crisis

Meredith Angwin | Financial Services Partner & Fintech Advisor, EY

While 2020 has been a challenging year on many fronts, fintech founders are generally still feeling optimistic about the future of the local sector.

22 Oct 2020

Here comes the rain again

Daniel Hynes & Soni Kumari | Senior Commodities Analyst & Commodities Strategist, ANZ

An incoming La Niña weather system could have a sizeable impact on supply and demand across a range of commodities.

21 Oct 2020

Credit contagion in a time of COVID-19

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor, bluenotes

Are measures designed to support business through the crisis sandbagging the credit cycle?

20 Oct 2020

Have payments changed forever? Or just temporarily shifted?

Alan Shields | Chief Operating Officer, RFi Group

The move away from cash emerged as one of the biggest digital shifts from the pandemic as consumers seemed to fully embrace mobile wallets.

19 Oct 2020

Aus business growth in Asia in the slow lane

Greg Earl | Writer, editor and consultant

The number of Australian-owned businesses operating in Asia has grown very little since 2003 - despite initiatives to encourage integration with the region.

15 Oct 2020

Cultivating female talent in Aus agri

Madeleine Swan | Associate Director, Agri Research Australia, ANZ

Women in Australian agriculture have historically been under the radar. Opportunities in education and employment are seeing this trend shift.

14 Oct 2020

Budget 2020: expected impact, in charts

Cherelle Murphy | Senior Economist, ANZ

Has the 2020-21 Australian Federal Budget gone far enough to encourage spending in a post-COVID economy?

13 Oct 2020

Spending survives fiscal cliff. For now…

Adelaide Timbrell & David Plank | Economist & Head of Aus Economics, ANZ

New spending data shows the reductions in JobKeeper and JobSeeker aren’t hitting spending levels - yet.

09 Oct 2020

In charts: being COVID-free isn’t everything

Sharon Zollner | Chief Economist New Zealand, ANZ

New Zealand Chief Economist, Sharon Zollner provides the data on how the land of the long white cloud is making its way to a COVID normal.

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Billionaire bonanza 2020

While too many US citizens have lost everything in the pandemic, the ultra-wealthy have grown their fortunes.

Swapping domestic flights for rail

If you need to travel – either locally or abroad – what is the lowest-carbon way to do so?

Who to follow: Satya Nadella (@SatyaNadella)

Microsoft CEO shares a look into the future of software, AI and the digital environment.


Inside ANZ
Flexible working and the new normal
Business Finance
The future of (distributed) work
Inside ANZ
Leadership through adversity
What does a ‘new normal’ look like for small businesses?
Ten years in 10 weeks, all change
ANZ results
Elliott: bank is prepared, learning, adapting
Small gains in uncertain times
Digital businesses read the prophecy
Opening the door to new opportunities
Whelan: how big business fought off COVID-19