Search results for Sam Downing

Corporate responsibility

‘Dignity by Design’ underpins Commonwealth Bank’s new Accessibility and Inclusion strategy

The Accessibility and Inclusion Strategy 2024–2026 was launched at an event celebrating International Day of People with Disability on 3 December.
4 December 2023
Education and youth

Girls in Tech fostering the next generation of women in STEM

Hundreds of high school students learned about the vital ideas and perspectives women bring to STEM fields at an annual event presented by CommBank...
12 May 2023
Artificial intelligence

AI is already revolutionising banking — in ways you might not always see

Dr Andrew McMullan, Chief Data and Analytics Officer at Commonwealth Bank, explains how customers are already benefiting from this incredible techn...
2 May 2023
Economy

Amid global uncertainty, Australia’s banks stand ‘extremely strong’: CommBank CEO

Matt Comyn explained the differences between Australian and international banks at the AFR Banking Summit on 27 March.
29 March 2023
Economy

‘Whole-of-ecosystem’ approach needed to tackle scams

In conversation at the Australian Financial Review Banking Summit, CommBank CEO Matt Comyn spoke about how protecting customers is a top priority f...
29 March 2023
Economy

Economy ‘still challenging for many people’ despite strong conditions: Matt Comyn

Commonwealth Bank’s CEO in conversation at the Australian Financial Review Business Summit.
10 March 2023
Digital

With higher digital engagement than ever, CommBank works to keep customers safe online

The bank is continuing its strategy to deliver global best digital experiences and technology.
15 February 2023
Community

CommBank community grants help ‘take the pressure off’ Australian charities

How one $10,000 grant will help provide much-needed support for disadvantaged people in Queensland.
15 February 2023
CBA history

Christmas at CommBank: A history in pictures

Look back through the archives to see how the holiday season has been celebrated at the Commonwealth Bank.
19 December 2022
Community

Stories of lived experiences, and a cheeky magpie, enable a powerful session about accessibility

Commonwealth Bank’s accessibility and inclusion network, Enable, hosts an event celebrating International Day of People with Disability.
2 December 2022
Community

CommBank employees walk, run and cycle to raise $2.7m for cancer research

More than 7000 people took part in Can4Cancer, one of the biggest events on the CommBank employee calendar.
28 November 2022
Sustainability

Rock star scientist on the meaning of life on Earth, the universe and everything

We may only be a tiny speck in space but all of humanity has a duty to protect civilisation on our planet, particle physics professor and TV presen...
31 October 2022
Economy

Federal Budget ‘resetting for an uncertain future’: CBA economists

Commonwealth Bank economists take a close look at the first Federal Budget delivered by Treasurer Jim Chalmers, which includes measures to address ...
26 October 2022
Diversity

From hot yoga studio to CommBank’s Institutional Bank

From fitness instructors to academics and parents, Commonwealth Bank’s Career Comeback Program welcomes people with diverse skills and backgrounds ...
11 October 2022
Marketing and sponsorship

The ‘jaws of death’ wicket that won Commonwealth Games gold

Australian women’s cricketers Ashleigh Gardner and Grace Harris reflect on what CommBank’s support of their sport means to the gold medal-winning t...
20 September 2022
Community

Two educators from one school honoured in Teaching Awards first

In just two-and-a-half years, a new principal and a fledgling teacher have turned around a disadvantaged school.
22 July 2022
Innovation

Girls in Tech inspires young women to dream big about STEM

Female high school students at the 2021 Girls in Tech event learned that, if you keep an open mind and keep learning, your career can go to remarka...
4 May 2021