15 Aug 2018

You’re too young for the golden age (of banks)

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

Banks are essential; banks are not. What will the bank of the future even be?

14 Aug 2018

Millennials opening the door for open banking

Alex Trott | Banking Lead, Accenture Australia and New Zealand

Young consumers are primed for open banking opportunities in Australia.

08 Aug 2018

Fintech: live, die, repeat

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

The fintech revolution will be televised - by the major networks. Ideas with a true value will either partner with, or be enveloped by, the establishment. But not necessarily banks…

25 Jul 2018

The digital banking paradox

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

Surely banks which want to be truly digital really can’t be banks at all?

18 Jul 2018

FURTHER READING: omni everywhere

Gemma Simpson | bluenotes contributor

It’s banking, for everyone, in one spot. Or is it? Leigh Mahoney clears the air around omnichannel.

18 Jul 2018

Fintech’s double-edged sword

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

Fintech is trying to reach the summit but will face the same issues as the incumbents once (or even if) it gets there.

11 Jul 2018

For banks, how big is too big to fail?

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

In some markets there is a sound economic argument for dominant institutions.

10 Jul 2018

Risk, football and picking winners

Didier Magloire | Global Head of Financial Institutions, Sovereign & Country Risk Management, ANZ

Building a predicative model for football tournament is not hugely different from assessing financial services risk, it turns out.

05 Jul 2018

The gothic bank and the rise and fall of Marvellous Melbourne

James Wilson | History editor

ANZ’s Queen St branch represents a fascinating time in the history of not just the bank but Victoria and Australia.

04 Jul 2018

How to strike oil in data exploration

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

A data-enriched experience is something many fintechs see as an advantage in the fight against banks.

16 May 2018

Bank results: what lurks beneath?

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

Results were solid – but stepping back from the headlines, the outlook for the sector is tough.

09 May 2018

ANZ names Alexis George deputy CEO

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

Bank’s head of wealth to take “really valuable” role in addition to current responsibilities. Mark Hand joins executive committee.