Australia


“Australian liberalisation has moved into reverse”


“Australian liberalisation has moved into reverse”

October 2010

(Part 2 of 2) Conversation with John Howard, former prime minister, Australia (1996 to 2007) on stimulus spending in a crisis – state government debt – Australian identity and the immigration issue – reform and competition


“Australian liberalisation has moved into reverse”


“Australian liberalisation has moved into reverse”

October 2010

Conversation with John Howard, former prime minister, Australia (1996 to 2007) on monetary policy and economic openness – Australia and the global economy – relations with China and the US – Australian banks


Australia’s Clitheroe: “Financial literacy and financial advocacy are two different things”


Australia’s Clitheroe: “Financial literacy and financial advocacy are two different things”

July 2009

(Part 3 of 3) Conversation with Paul Clitheroe, Chairman of the Australian Government Financial Literacy Board, and founder of ipac Securities

Board liability in mis-selling – sales structures: commission vs salary – greater fee and product disclosure needed


Australia’s Clitheroe: “Financial literacy and financial advocacy are two different things”


Australia’s Clitheroe: “Financial literacy and financial advocacy are two different things”

July 2009

(Part 2 of 3) Conversation with Paul Clitheroe, Chairman of the Australian Government Financial Literacy Board, and founder of ipac Securities

Structuring financial literacy programmes – consolidating regulation and consumer representation – knowledge is more powerful than regulation


Australia’s Clitheroe: “Financial literacy and financial advocacy are two different things”


Australia’s Clitheroe: “Financial literacy and financial advocacy are two different things”

July 2009

(Part 1 of 3) Conversation with Paul Clitheroe, Chairman of the Australian Government Financial Literacy Board, and founder of ipac Securities

Building a national financial literacy strategy – balancing knowledge and regulation


ANZ’s Mike Smith: “We may still walk away from the RBS Asian franchise.”


ANZ’s Mike Smith: “We may still walk away from the RBS Asian franchise.”

June 2009

(Part 1 of 2) Conversation with Mike Smith, CEO, Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ)
strategy – organic growth – organic franchise – domestic market – Asian expansion – legacy