27 Jun 2017

LONGREAD: should you fear the internet of things?

Drew Turney | Freelance journalist

The internet of things world is becoming all-pervasive. Who's going to make sure it's secure?

15 Jun 2017

IN PICTURES: Banking, but retro

Jennifer Farmer | bluenotes production editor

Flashback to the 60s or 70s and bank marketing looks a bit different, bluenotes reflects back on some historic ANZ posters.

14 Jun 2017

Q&A: payments, charity & loose change

Shane White | Senior production editor, bluenotes

Payment tech has changed the game for charitable giving. Shout’s Charlie Carpinteri and ANZ’s Bob Belan sit down to chat about the sector.

15 May 2017

How to capture the millennial market: go bush

Adele Fiene | Regional Executive, ANZ

For businesses in regional Australia, learning how to capture China’s expanding middle class is a ticket to success.

11 May 2017

The ten biggest Twitter themes of #Budget2017

Shane White | Senior production editor, bluenotes

Here’s what set the world of social alight on the night of the budget.

10 May 2017

Beyond Good and Evil: AI and market forces

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

The artificial brain is growing but no matter how smart it becomes its power will depend on mere mortals and market forces.

08 May 2017

Six emerging trends from Silicon Valley

Denise Buckton | Senior Manager, Digital Tools at ANZ NZ

Fresh from San Fran, here are six key take-outs from a region known for incubating innovation.

31 Mar 2017

The case for DevOps

Matt Nicol | BlueNotes contributing editor

DevOps is a portmanteau changing the way a lot of organisations do business.

20 Mar 2017

On jobs, AI and moving cheese

Alex Kewley | Director, Client Insights & Solutions, ANZ

Dr Spencer Johnson's simple but seminal book Who Moved My Cheese? compares one mouse moping about someone moving their cheese, to another venturing out and finding more. It is a fantastic metaphor for how we should behave in the face of change and uncertainty. (Although I admit there are a few people who have had an allergic reaction to the cheese metaphor…)

09 Mar 2017

Blockchain, transparency & trust

Tristan Chan | Author, Global-is-Asian

Touted as a revolutionary technology, blockchain is a shared, immutable ledger which can be used across various industries to record transaction histories, thus building trust through accountability and transparency.

14 Feb 2017

RegTech joins the C-Suite

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

A new ‘C’ has been added to the suite in banking: the Chief Security Information Officer. BlueNotes has a video interview this week with ANZ’s new CISO, Lynwen Connick, who comes from an eminent career in the Australian public service.

14 Feb 2017

The best weapons in the war on fraud

Ellen Joyner Roberson | CFE, Global Marketing Principal, SAS Security Intelligence Practice

Financial services firms and government agencies have done well to invest in meeting growing consumer expectations for timeliness and convenience.