Media Releases 2004

29 December 2004
Commonwealth Bank supports Tsunami appeal

21 December 2004
Commonwealth Bank Acquires Symetry - Strengthens Wealth Management Capabilities

20 December 2004
Commonwealth Bank Announces Changes To Mortgage Broker Business Model For 2005

20 December 2004
Commonwealth Bank’s Tips For Christmas Banking And Shopping

14 December 2004
Comminsure Boosts Home & Contents Insurance Features And Flexibility

13 December 2004
Financial Planners More Skilled For Rapid Changes Affecting Customers

8 December 2004
Commonwealth Bank Delighted With Court Outcome

2 December 2004
Commonwealth Bank announces new head of Working Capital Services

30 November 2004
CommSec Achieves Daily Trading Record

25 November 2004
Commonwealth Bank Establishes New Commission Sales Force And Opens First Mortgage Innovation Centre

19 November 2004
Approval For Commonwealth Bank’s Strategic Co-Operation In China

18 November 2004
CommInsure Introduces New IT System To Enhance Customer Service

12 November 2004
First investment in Laing-Commonwealth Bank joint venture
Staff star in new

10 November 2004
Commonwealth Bank advertising campaign

25 October 2004
Australians Under-Insured And Uninformed When It Comes To Their Lives, Comminsure Survey* Reveals

19 October 2004
Commonwealth Bank gets designer makeover

19 October 2004
Commonwealth Bank Purchases Macquarie Wool Futures Business

14 October 2004
Commonwealth Bank To Provide $1 Billion Funding For The Mitcham To Frankston Project

17 September 2004
Commonwealth Bank announces new Chairman

6 September 2004
Commonwealth Bank statement: Strategic Cooperation in China

3 September 2004
Service Sector Remains Solid

31 August 2004
Commonwealth Bank Foundation e-learning Grants reach $1million

20 August 2004
Commonwealth Bank Commits to Better Service for Country Businesses

11 August 2004
Commonwealth Bank 2004 Full Year Results

10 August 2004
Nine out of ten Commonwealth Bank staff ignore union action

4 August 2004
Service sector activity bounces back in July

28 July 2004
Commonwealth Bank Launches Retire Ready Book As Part Of Financial Literacy Drive

23 July 2004
Commonwealth Bank Foundation offers Financial Literacy Grants to Secondary Schools

13 July 2004
Commonwealth Bank Boosts Platinum Credit Card Benefits To Provide Even Better Value

5 July 2004
Full Court Of The Federal Court Of Australia Rejects ACCC Appeal Against Bank

5 July 2004
Contraction in Service Sector Activity

2 July 2004
Commonwealth Bank Thanks Customers And Staff For Their Support

2 July 2004

30 June 2004
Commonwealth Bank provides $65 million facility to Village Life Trust

25 June 2004

22 June 2004
Commonwealth Bank to pay 4% salary increase to Staff

17 June 2004
Commonwealth Bank Appoints New Group Executive Strategic Development

4 June 2004
Property Prices Generally Steady in Latest Commonwealth Bank Property Value Guide

3 June 2004
Service Sector Growth Steadies

31 May 2004
Commonwealth Bank and Nuffield Scholarships Growing Agricultural Leaders of the Future

26 May 2004
CommInsure Revamp Makes Life Insurance Straightforward for Australians

20 May 2004
Pre-Retirees Financially Aware But More Education Is Needed

20 May 2004
Last call to apply for $5000 Commonwealth Bank Foundation e-Learning Grants

19 May 2004
Commonwealth Bank launches share purchase plan and share sale facility

18 May 2004
Commonwealth Bank announces simplified structure of Banking Businesses

10 May 2004
Commonwealth Bank sells fleet management business to S. G. Fleet Services Australia

6 May 2004
Median House Prices Rise Again - Commonwealth Bank figures from new Property Value Guide

5 May 2004
Commonwealth Bank Appoints Executive General Manager, Institutional Banking

5 May 2004
Services Activity Moderates Further

29 April 2004
Commonwealth Bank Introduces EFTPOS Currency Conversion Service

16 April 2004
Commonwealth Bank Appointment

8 April 2004
GEAC completes Loy Yang A acquisition

6 April 2004
Commonwealth Bank and Rothschild Launch Higher Gearing 'Single Document' Commercial Property Loans

6 April 2004
Primary Schools urged to apply for $5000 Commonwealth Bank Foundation e-learning grants

6 April 2004
Commonwealth Bank’s “Easter Money” Tips For Banking And Shopping

5 April 2004
Australian Performance of Services Index - Services Activity Continues to Moderate

30 March 2004
Want to Start Up Your Own Business? The DollarsandSense Website Forum Has Some Great Answers For Young Business Entrepreneurs

29 March 2004
Commonwealth Bank Launches Family Equity – a helping hand for first timers

29 March 2004
Commonwealth Bank successfully completes $532.4 million off-market buy-back

19 March 2004
Commonwealth Bank Launches Sixth Global Australian Mortgage Securitisation

18 March 2004
Court finds in Commonwealth Bank’s favour

17 March 2004
Commonwealth Bank launches Platinum for the People

11 March 2004
Record Low Housing Affordability In December Quarter

4 March 2004
Commonwealth Bank's Institutional and Business Services Offers $2.0Bn Funding for Business Growth

3 March 2004
Australian Performance of Services Index - Further easing in services activity

26 February 2004
The Commonwealth Bank backs Country Week, a fresh deal for Regional NSW

20 February 2004
The Commonwealth Bank restructures credit card offering ahead of Platinum launch

13 February 2004
Commonwealth Bank rolls out new customer service platform in Tasmania

11 February 2004
Commonwealth Bank Launches $450-550 Million Off-Market Buy-Back Tender

11 February 2004
Commonwealth Bank Half Year Results - 31 December 2003

10 February 2004
CommSec Analyst Helps Students Make Sense of the Share Market on the DollarsandSense Website Forum

4 February 2004
Services Activity Eases (PSI report)

21 January 2004
Parents say schools and banks have active roles to play in kids’ financial education

13 January 2004
Commonwealth Bank goes back to school

6 January 2004
Australian PSITM: Services sector ends year strongly