12 Jun 2018

Plastic bags – the elephant in the room

Tony Field | bluenotes contributor

Over 1.5 billion single-use plastic bags are used every year in NZ. One company is helping out.

04 Jun 2018

Australian banks can lead world on sustainability

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

BoM’s Dr Karl Braganza says Australian financial services currently lag Europe in understanding, application of sustainability.

16 May 2018

Saving their way to freedom

Professor Roslyn Russell | Principal Research Fellow, RMIT University

Helping people save can help improve financial habits – and change lives, new RMIT research confirms.

11 May 2018

Insulating for a better New Zealand

David Hisco | CEO New Zealand and Group Executive, ANZ

Every year, thousands of Kiwi children get sick from poorly built housing and it’s time to do something about it, says ANZ NZ CEO.

04 May 2018

LONGREAD: easing Australia’s housing pain

Kath Walters | Content marketing consultant and freelance journalist

Could a German funding model fix Australia’s seemingly broken apartment system?

02 May 2018

The business of improving the world

Carina Parisella | Innovation editor

Philanthropy – what’s in it for business? We hear from a company which says the answer is a lot.

02 May 2018

The power of partnerships and wind

Mel Cutler & Mark Clover | Head of Environmental Sustainability & Director of Project and Export Finance, ANZ

As environmental issues become increasingly important for businesses, some turn to renewable energy.

24 Apr 2018

Housing: supply, demand and affordability

Graham Hodges & Caryn Kakas | Deputy CEO & Tribe Lead Housing, ANZ

Home ownership has changed dramatically, so what are the social and economic forces at play? We present two insightful perspectives.

19 Apr 2018

Financial wellbeing means rethinking lending: Kempson

Janak Rogers | Host, The ANZ Way podcast

Financial wellbeing expert encourages financial services providers to identify people with an overreliance on debt.

19 Apr 2018

Financial wellbeing 2018: full coverage

bluenotes contributors |

We bring you all the views and insights from ANZ’s financial wellbeing survey.

19 Apr 2018

More than a third of Australians just getting by financially – or worse

Emily Ross | Author, journalist and editor

Many factors contribute to a person’s financial wellbeing – including some surprising ones.

19 Apr 2018

How our behaviours shape our finances

Emily Ross | Author, journalist and editor

A new ANZ survey challenges the widely held belief financial knowledge is the key to financial wellbeing.