Media Releases 2005

22 December 2005
Commonwealth Bank appointment

20 December 2005
Commonwealth Bank's Christmas tips for banking and shopping

16 December 2005
Commonwealth Bank to appeal Federal Court decision

14 December 2005
Commonwealth Bank unveils advanced security features for NetBank

5 December 2005
Commonwealth Bank statement

28 November 2005
Commonwealth Bank announcement

22 November 2005
Commonwealth Bank CEO endorses Which new Bank

18 October 2005
Schools around Australia awarded $350,000 for Financial Literacy

22 September 2005
Commonwealth Bank CEO David Murray hands over to Ralph Norris

21 September 2005
Acadian Asset Management (Australia) announces staff appointments

15 September 2005
Competitive Banking market means good news for small business owners

9 September 2005
The 2006 Les Taylor Prize honours an industry legend by fostering banking and finance thought leadership

26 August 2005
Commonwealth Bank Foundation e-Learning Grants reach $1.4 million

24 August 2005
Commonwealth Bank addresses major agri challenges for regional Australia

17 August 2005
Commonwealth Bank forms strategic trade relationship with Wachovia Bank

11 August 2005
Capital City Median House Prices Generally Stable Last Quarter, Commonwealth Bank Property Value Guide Shows

10 August 2005
Commonwealth Bank Full Year Results – 30 June 2005

3 August 2005
Commonwealth Bank Foundation offers $350,000 for 100 Financial Literacy Grants to secondary schools

18 July 2005
What do Australian kids really know about money? - Schools invited to join National Financial Literacy Assessment

15 July 2005
New Commonwealth Bank CEO To Commence On 23 September 2005

14 July 2005
New National Teaching Resource Launched To Help Improve Financial Literacy Among Young Australians

7 July 2005
Commonwealth Bank new facility to benefit customers and staff

6 July 2005
Commonwealth Bank announces divestment of Hong Kong insurance business

1 July 2005
Commonwealth Bank activates emergency package to help NSW and Queensland flood victims

27 June 2005
Commonwealth Bank Incoming CEO Ralph Norris To Commence In September

14 June 2005
Commonwealth Bank Appoints Ralph Norris As Chief Executive Officer On The Retirement Of David Murray

8 June 2005
Global Economist Reveals Impact Of China’s Future Superpower Status On World Trading

7 June 2005
Commonwealth Bank Protects Australian Business Through Innovative Lending Solution With Capped Interest Rates

6 June 2005
The Commonwealth Bank Of Australia Receives Approval For A Rep Office License In India

6 June 2005
Commonwealth Bank’s NetBank Saver Offers Speedy Savings For Customers

26 May 2005
Commonwealth Bank Announces Warwick Negus as CEO of Colonial First State Global Asset Management and the Acquisition of Minority Stake in 452 Capital

17 May 2005
Colonial First State and Acadian Asset Management to establish new Joint Venture quantitative Investment management business

12 May 2005
Commonwealth Bank Fixes Processing Error

11 May 2005
Commonwealth Bank working to fix processing error

29 April 2005
Commonwealth Bank's Netbank offers enhanced features for customers

27 April 2005
Commonwealth Bank completes global Australian mortgage securitisation

22 April 2005
Colonial First State Hybrid Securities Offer

Primary schools urged to apply for $5,000 Commonwealth Bank Foundation e-Learning Grants

21 April 2005
Commonwealth Bank announces investment in China
Median house prices continue to remain unchanged, Commonwealth Bank Property Value Guide shows

21 April 2005
Commonwealth Securities Launches Plantation Forestry Product for Wholesale Investors

Colonial First State Hybrid Securities Offer

18 April 2005
Preference share issue by CBA Capital Australia Limited - Successful pre-registration period sets up $350 Million offer

Commonwealth Bank pushes the right button with Australia's first interactive television advertisement

14 April 2005
Commonwealth Bank working with customers to save water & support the environment

14 March 2005
Comminsure Study Finds Most Australians Not Covered Fully By Income Protection Insurance

8 March 2005
Commonwealth Bank Expresses Sympathy

8 March 2005
Banks and police warn consumers to protect their personal information online

3 March 2005
Commonwealth Bank Variable Interest Rates Rise By 0.25%

25 February 2005
Apra’s Discussion Paper On Adoption Of International Financial Reporting Standards

25 February 2005
Commonwealth Bank Re-Aligns Its Wealth Management Business

24 February 2005
Commonwealth Bank Foundation report highlights importance of financial literacy education

22 February 2005
Commonwealth Bank In Discussions To Acquire Minority Holding In 452 Capital

4 February 2005
Commonwealth Bank, National Australia Bank and Westpac establish a utility for cheque processing

31 January 2005
Commonwealth Bank retains respected US economist to advise premium business clients

28 January 2005
Median Home Prices Mainly Unchanged, Says Commonwealth Bank

27 January 2005
Kids Show Positive Signs Of Saving But Parents Need Help, Says Commonwealth Bank

24 January 2005
Commonwealth Bank Completes Global Australian Mortgage Securitisation

19 January 2005
Rural and regional teachers are making mathematics vital in Sydney

14 January 2005
Commonwealth Bank And Red Cross Open Appeal Account For SA Fire Sufferers

12 January 2005
Commonwealth Bank Activates Emergency Package to Help SA Fire Victims

4 January 2005
Commonwealth Bank quadruples its donation to $1 million