In a year in which each division made a positive contribution, ANZ has posted a statutory profit after tax for the six months to March 31 2023 of $3.5 billion, flat on the prior comparable period.
The bank’s capital strength and underlying profitability delivered a Common Equity Tier 1 ratio of 13.2 per cent. The proposed half year dividend is 81 cents per share, fully franked.
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Elliott: a stellar result with all businesses performing strongly
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Faruqui: balance and focus as a platform for growth
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Elliott: understanding the new turmoil
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Solid first half year result for ANZ New Zealand
ANZ New Zealand reports a solid a first half year result.