Letters to the editor

Letters we have written to clarify the Australian Bankers’ Association’s position on issues currently in the media.

ABA letter to the editor, The Australian 29 October 2016
29 Oct 2016
Response to The Australian article, 'Financial advice scandal widens', October 28
ABA letter to the editor, Sydney Morning Herald 19 September 2016
19 Sep 2016
Response to the Sydney Morning Herald article, 'Counting the cost of banks breaking bad', September 17-18
ABA letter to the editor, Sydney Morning Herald 8 March 2016
1 Mar 2016
Response to the Sydney Morning Herald article, 'The review that never concludes', 7 March 2016
ABA letter to the editor,  Australian Financial Review, 4 March 2016
1 Mar 2016
Response to a series of articles in the Australian Financial Review, 24 February, about Australia's housing market.
ABA response to SMH article ‘Don’t rescue banks that do little but bet against each other’, 3 February 2016 (not published)
1 Feb 2016
Response to Ross Gittins' article ‘Don’t rescue banks that do little but bet against each other’
ABA clarifies position on the proposal to extend GST to financial services in the AFR (not published)
11 Nov 2015
Response to the 10 November 2015 story in the AFR titled 'Banks could be taxed like wagering companies'.
Response to AFR ‘Bank prudence was partly a mirage’ 19 November 2014
19 Nov 2014
Response to Christopher Joye's article regarding APRA stress tests.
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Response to The Australian –“EFIC steps in where big four fear to go” 9 October 2014
14 Oct 2014
Response to The Australian - 'EFIC steps in where big four fear to go' 9 October 2014
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ABA responds to COBA Letter to Editor - AFR
17 Jul 2013
ABA responds to COBA Letter to Editor - AFR
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Response to Herald Sun “Your hip pocket” by Karina Barrymore, page 38
27 May 2013
Response to Herald Sun “Your hip pocket” by Karina Barrymore, page 38

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