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Recent wins

Our vision is to excel at securing and enhancing the financial wellbeing of people, businesses and communities. This focus has been reflected in a number of recent award wins.

Our Home Insurance is a winner in Money magazine’s 2014 Best of the Best awardsBest Innovative Insurance Product

Our Home Insurance has been named Money magazine’s 2014 Best of the Best winner in the Best Innovative Insurance Product category. According to Money magazine, we’ve “delivered a unique product that has set the benchmark for other insurers to follow”. Each year, Money magazine compares Australian insurers to find the best of the best financial products, services and investments.

Australian Private Banking Awards 2014Australian Private Banking Awards 2013

Commonwealth Private were proud to receive multiple awards at the 2014 Australian Private Banking Awards. For the sixth year running Commonwealth Private were named the Australian Private Banking Council's most Outstanding Institution (in the $1m-$10m category). This is the private banking industry’s peak award, and is the result of interviews of more than 800 clients of private banks in Australia.

  • Winner – Outstanding Private Banking Institution of the Year 2014 in the $1m-$10m category, for the sixth year in a row
  • Winner – Outstanding New Relationship Manager – awarded to Lisa Davis, Private Client Manager.

The Asian Banker Transaction Banking Awards 2012Asian banker awards

We’re pleased to be recognised as the Best Cash Management Bank in Australia at The Asian Banker Transaction Banking Awards 2012 for the third consecutive year.  

The Asian Banker is a leading provider of strategic intelligence to the financial services industry. Every year, The Asian Banker Transaction Banking Awards honour the achievements of leading global and domestic banks in the transaction banking business including cash management, trade finance, payments and counterparty relationships.

2012 Catalyst Award for Gender Diversity InitiativesCatalyst awards

On 25 January 2012 The Commonwealth Bank Group was announced as the winner of the 2012 Catalyst Award for its initiative on Gender Diversity.

This prestigious international award recognises organisations around the world that have created successful programs to recruit, retain and advance women in the workplace. The Group was honoured for our culture change and gender diversity initiatives. These initiatives are supporting us to increase the number of women in senior leadership positions and leverage diverse experiences and perspectives to provide excellent customer service to an equally diverse community.

As only the second Australian organisation to win this global award in its 27 year history, the Group is excited to have our culture change and diversity program recognised on an international stage.

CANSTAR Best Value Australia – Small Business BankingCANSTAR Best Value Australia – Small Business Banking

We have been awarded CANSTAR Best Value Australia – Small Business Banking. This award recognises our service improvements such as making our Business Bankers available 24/7 and having the largest branch network, so our business is close to yours. As well as having Australia’s best online banking website.

Home Insurance is provided by Commonwealth Insurance Limited ABN 96 067 524 216 AFSL 235030 (CIL). CIL is a wholly owned non-guaranteed subsidiary of Commonwealth Bank of Australia ABN 48 123 123 124 (The Bank). The Bank does not guarantee the obligations or performance of CIL or the products it offers.