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Asia’s financial system will be bigger than US and Europe combined by 2030, says ANZ chief

Mike Smith, CEO of Australia and New Zealand Banking Group. Photo: David Wong

Asia’s financial system will be bigger than the US and Europe combined by 2030 amid continuing economic reform, in which China will account for half of the financial assets, ANZ said on Monday.

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ANZ boss says Hong Kong banks are attractive but expensive

Mike Smith sees Hong Kong as a stepping stone. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Australia and New Zealand Banking chief executive Michael Smith says takeover targets in Hong Kong are attractive but too costly.

9 Oct 2013 - 8:35am

ANZ counts on Asia-Pacific to drive growth

Sanjoy Sen, ANZ's managing director of retail banking for Asia-Pacific, says products available in Hong Kong are superior to those in many other Asian markets. Photo: Nora Tam

Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ), Australia's third-largest bank by market value, is eyeing Asia-Pacific for a bigger contribution to group revenues.

16 Sep 2013 - 4:06pm

ANZ Hong Kong's chief executive Susan Yuen is banking on equality

Susan Yuen

When Susan Yuen Su-min first started out in banking in the 1980s, there were only a handful of women at the top in a world crawling with men in suits. Twenty years on, Yuen is the chief executive of the 1,100-staff ANZ Hong Kong. Looking back, she says male dominance in banking was linked to traditional reasons. 

20 Apr 2013 - 5:46am

ANZ plans to boost its street-level presence in Hong Kong

Susan Yuen says street-level branches are important in terms of providing a personalised service to customers. Photo: Paul Yeung

ANZ has declared itself among those banks that still attach great importance to providing its customers with traditional branch services, despite bank clients turning in increasing numbers to the internet to manage their accounts.

11 Mar 2013 - 4:29am

Hefty price puts ANZ plan to buy HK bank on hold


Australia and New Zealand Banking Group, Australia's third-largest bank by market value, has abandoned a plan to expand in Hong Kong by acquiring a local bank, mostly because the families controlling the banks want too much money.

19 Sep 2012 - 3:22pm

ANZ covers A-to-Z of training

While many international and local banks offer training programmes that can fast-track candidates to elevated positions within the company, few of them spell out that the real objective is to identify and train future country chief executives.

9 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Strategy shift pays dividends for ANZ

About two years ago, ANZ Bank announced a major shift in strategy, one based on significantly expanding its presence and range of operations in Asia.

5 Jun 2010 - 12:00am

Relationship managers - onshore/offshore

A leading Australian bank has vacancies for top professionals.

The successful candidates will provide wealth management services to onshore/offshore clients.

Other duties include providing market updates and conducting portfolio reviews.

4 Jun 2010 - 12:00am

Mainland state fund buys stake in ANZ

A Chinese state investment fund has acquired a minority stake in Australia and New Zealand Banking Group, raising speculation the mainland's sovereign investment vehicle has resumed its hunt for foreign assets.

20 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

ANZ floating rate note launched

HSBC has launched a $1 billion two-year floating rate note for Australia and New Zealand Banking (ANZ). HSBC was the sole bookrunner and lead manager for the public deal.

8 Oct 1999 - 12:00am


Australian and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) regards sponsorship of the Australian Business Awards as a key component of the institution's mission to enhance Australia's reputation in the region.

15 Oct 1998 - 12:00am

ANZ to boost presence

AUSTRALIA and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) wants to open a branch in Beijing, ANZ chairman John Gough told a shareholders' meeting.

3 Feb 1995 - 12:00am