Investments

Discover our business investment accounts.

Business Online Saver

An online account with a competitive interest rate when $10,000 or more is held in the account.

Features:

  • Instant access to your funds
  • Interest is calculated daily and paid monthly
  • No minimum deposit or withdrawal

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Business Investment Account

A term deposit account that locks in a fixed interest rate to earn guaranteed returns, if you don’t need immediate access to your funds.

Features:

  • Minimum opening balance of $5,000
  • Choose a term between 8 days to 5 years
  • Suitable for short, medium and long-term investing

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Term Deposit

Provides a fixed interest rate with a range of terms and interest payment options, if you don’t need instant access to your money.

Features:

  • Open an account with a minimum of $5,000
  • Choose the term of your deposit
  • Suitable for short, medium and long-term investing

Go to Business Term Deposit

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Cash Deposit Account

One account that separates your investment funds into any combination of at-call and fixed term. 

Features:

  • Choose the term of your fixed term deposit, from 7 days to five years
  • No account keeping fees
  • Suitable for short, medium and long-term investing

To apply, call 1800 643 837 or speak to your Relationship Manager.

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More business investment options

A range of specialised investment accounts. You’ll need to call your Relationship Manager for more information or to apply. 

Commercial Paper

Available for investments of $500,000 or more for a short term (usually between seven and 185 days).

Features:

  • Provides access to higher rates of return than those generally available on other short-term investments

To apply, speak to your Relationship Manager.

Mortgage-backed securities

Mortgage-backed securities are generally for investors with $500,000 or more to invest. Investors receive payments of principal and interest in increments over the life of the security. 

Features:

  • Generally for investors with $500,000 or more to invest
  • Investors receive payments of principal and interest in increments over the life of the security

To apply, speak to your Relationship Manager.

Managed investments

A tax-effective investment that allows primary producers to set aside pre-tax income as a cash reserve.

Features:

  • Funds are invested by a professional fund manager in different asset classes (eg shares, property and bonds)
  • We offer a range of managed funds through Colonial First State’s FirstChoice platform

To apply, speak to your Relationship Manager.

Floating rate notes

A medium-term bond that achieves returns at a fixed margin above a floating benchmark, generally the 90-day bank bill swap rate.

Features:

  • Generally for investors with $500,000 or more to invest

To apply, speak to your Relationship Manager.

Bonds

Financial securities issued by government and semi-government authorities and corporations to raise medium to long-term funding.

Features:

  • Generally fixed-term investments with a fixed rate of interest
  • Can provide a fixed income stream and diversification for your portfolio

To apply, speak to your Relationship Manager.

Fixed income

  • For large businesses and institutions
  • A range of fixed interest and debt securities.

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