Submissions 2017

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ARITA National Conference
10 Aug 2017
Closing address by Anna Bligh, Chief Executive of the Australian Bankers’ Association, at the Australian Restructuring Insolvency and Turnaround Association conference in Melbourne.
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Mumbrella Finance Marketing Summit
10 Aug 2017
Keynote address by Anna Bligh, Chief Executive of the Australian Bankers’ Association, at the Mumbrella Finance Marketing Summit in Sydney.
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The Australian Bankers’ Association’s submission on banking executive accountability
4 Aug 2017
The ABA provided Treasury with comments on its consultation paper on the Banking Executive Accountability Regime.
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The Australian Bankers’ Association submission on APRA’s revisions to large exposures
7 Jul 2017
The ABA provided comments on APRA’s consultation paper Revisions to Large Exposures.
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Taxes and other levies paid to governments in Australia by the banking industry
27 Jun 2017
This report shows that the banking industry pays the most tax of any industry in Australia, with more than $14 billion in tax paid to governments in 2016.
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The Australian Bankers’ Association’s submission on AUSTRAC’s Industry Contribution 2017-18
23 Jun 2017
The ABA provided AUSTRAC with comments on its consultation paper - Industry Contribution 2017-18.
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The Australian Bankers’ Association submission on Reforms for cooperatives, mutuals and member-owned firms
19 Jun 2017
The ABA provided Treasury with comments on the reforms for cooperatives, mutuals and member-owned firms. The ABA is a strong supporter of the recommendations arising from the 2015 Senate Economics References Committee inquiry into cooperatives, mutuals and member-owned firms. Of particular interest to the ABA are recommendations 16 (Capital Raising) and 17 (Amendments to the Corporations Act).
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Senate Economics Legislation Committee Hearing Major Bank Levy Bill 2017
16 Jun 2017
Opening statement by Anna Bligh, Chief Executive of the Australian Bankers' Association at the inquiry into the major bank levy.
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Fees for banking services 2017
15 Jun 2017
This report shows that the number of customer transactions, loans and accounts are increasing but growth in fees paid by households and businesses remains low.
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The Australian Bankers’ Association submission on Major Bank Levy Bill 2017
15 Jun 2017
The ABA lodged its submission to the Senate Economics Legislation Committee inquiry on the major bank levy.

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