Our archives on Westpac
Disintermediation in retail payments forcing banks to develop culture of digital finesse
Date: Sep 12, 2013 | Author: ResearchDeveloping a convenient payments instrument even better and more secure in product application and usage is critical for market success.
Australian banks shift channel focus showing slower growth in traditional channels usage
Date: Apr 25, 2013 | Author: Durva LakhlaniWith the positive take-up rate amongst Australian retail customers, mobile banking will be instrumental in altering the way bank branches are used going forward.
Advent of interactive technologies and mobile wallets to affect branch banking
Date: Sep 11, 2012 | Author: ResearchAn Asian Banker Research report points to a slowdown in banks’ branch expansion in Asia Pacific as competitive market realities dictate greater investment in alternative channels.
Australian banks shift from wholesale funding to deposits as total funding contribution grew to 54.9% in 1H 2011
Date: Jan 13, 2012 | Author: Elaine LowWith increasing global macroeconomic volatility and expected slowdown in capital inflows, banks are shifting towards deposits as a safer and more sustainable form of funding.
Covered bonds growth outlook for banks in the Asia Pacific region remains bleak
Date: Jan 06, 2012 | Author: Doron FooLacking the financial maturity or need for developed markets in the Asia Pacific region, covered bonds are not likely to see significant growth in the near future.
Are Australian banks turning away from innovation?
Date: Dec 21, 2011 | Author: Aldo JosonWith the recent CIO shakeup, analysts and customers fear an end or slowdown in IT upgrades.