Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) HEFFX Highlights

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) HEFFX Highlights

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) HEFFX Highlights Last AGM season, the Commonwealth Bank was one of a record number of companies to receive a ‘first strike’ against its remuneration report. What annoyed shareholders was a proposal to move towards ‘soft’ unquantifiable targets for huge bonuses for chief executive Ian Narev. Since that meeting last November, […]

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) NZ Chief Executive To Retire

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) NZ Chief Executive To Retire

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) NZ Chief Executive To Retire The chief executive of the Commonwealth Bank’s New Zealand subsidiary, ASB Bank, will retire at Easter next year. Barbara Chapman has held the role since April 2011. ASB, fully-owned by CBA, is looking for a replacement. Ms Chapman, 57, says being ASB chief executive has […]

Commonwealth Bank Money Laundering Scheme

Commonwealth Bank Money Laundering Scheme

The Commonwealth Bank has responded to revelations it failed to monitor transactions in the USA, Asia and Europe. An internal review of the bank’s compliance with Australian and global anti-money laundering and counter terrorism laws reportedly showed large-scale failures in transaction monitoring across a multitude of businesses around the world, according to Sky News Business. Sky […]

Commonwealth Bank – Australia’s Banking System Trust Damaged

Commonwealth Bank – Australia’s Banking System Trust Damaged

The Australian community’s trust in the banking system has been damaged in recent years, and CBA in particular has been negatively impacted by a number of issues that have affected the reputation of the bank. Treasurer Scott Morrison said there had been more than 12 compliance “issues” at the bank since 2008, and the board and […]

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) HEFFX Highlights

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) HEFFX Highlights

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) HEFFX Highlights Five customers of the Commonwealth Bank allegedly financed terrorism through six transactions using intelligent deposit machines, according to the financial intelligence agency AUSTRAC. AUSTRAC chief declined to declare confidence CBA was now complying with anti-money laundering laws Westpac, NAB and ANZ given an “all clear” Careful consideration given […]

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) HEFFX Highlights

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) HEFFX Highlights

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) HEFFX Highlights The chief executive of one of Australia’s biggest banks will resign next year, as the lender struggles with accusations that criminals used its cash machines to launder nearly $35 million. Catherine Livingstone, chairwoman of Commonwealth Bank of Australia, said in a news release that Ian Narev, 50, who […]

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) HEFFX Highlights

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) HEFFX Highlights

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) HEFFX Highlights At long last, the buck at the Commonwealth Bank has finally stopped at the boss’ door. The AUSTRAC money laundering disaster was a scandal too far and something had to give. Ripping off customers in your financial planning and insurance divisions is one thing, putting the community at […]

Commonwealth – The Disabled Are Holding Us Back

Commonwealth – The Disabled Are Holding Us Back

Disability advocates have criticized Commonwealth Bank for deploying an Eftpos machine that cannot be used by the blind or visually-impaired. The advocacy group Blind Citizens Australia and the former disability discrimination commissioner Graeme Innes said the touchscreen-only terminal was preventing blind users using the machine, or forcing them to reveal their pin to retail staff. The bank’s Albert […]

Commonwealth Bank Shares Overpriced

Commonwealth Bank Shares Overpriced

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX: CBA) share price is surging higher following APRA’s announcement on bank capital requirements. Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX: CBA) shares are too expensive for me to buy in today. It doesn’t matter if we have $1,000 or $1,000,000 to invest, the key challenge is to buy shares for less than they are worth. […]

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) Warn Of Levy ‘Distortions’

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) Warn Of Levy ‘Distortions’

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) Warn Of Levy ‘Distortions’ Commonwealth Bank, NAB warn of levy ‘distortions’ Commonwealth and NAB join Westpac in warning bank levy will be passed on Bank executives say levy will hit ordinary Australians The CBA is the latest bank to be targeted by scammers Commonwealth Bank of Australia is a provider […]

Dining in Miami Beach: Commonwealth

Dining in Miami Beach: Commonwealth

Commonwealth Miami is the newest concept to hit South Beach. A place offering new American fare alongside a wide assortment of national and local craft beers. A farm-to-table menu artfully crafted by premier rising chef, Chef Daniel Roy. An abundance of flavors that pair nicely with our rare selections of whiskeys, scotches and bourbons from […]