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Small business

Helping SMEs restart and recover

CBA expands SME loan support, invests in tech to deliver benefits to businesses.
3 October 2021
Community

CommBank donates $500,000 to help support Australians in crisis

CBA has today donated $500,000 to Lifeline in a bid to provide support to those Australians who find themselves in crisis during the current pandemic.
1 October 2021
Small business

How small businesses can get match fit as lockdowns get ready to lift

CBA lists three top tips for SMEs to help them recover from COVID-19 restrictions.
30 September 2021
Business

Businesses backed for recovery

CBA funds nearly $2 billion in government scheme loans for small and medium businesses to help them manage the impacts of Coronavirus
15 September 2021
Coronavirus

CBA steps up corporate COVID-19 vaccination program

The bank will provide the mRNA vaccine to its people and their families as part of its contribution to the expanded national vaccine roll-out.
15 September 2021
Economy

RBA takes a ‘bet each way’: CBA Economist

At the yesterday’s RBA meeting, the Board remained upbeat about the economic outlook while recognising the need for further support, according to C...
8 September 2021
Business

Backing businesses for the future

CBA supports Federal Government’s expanded scheme loans for small and medium businesses.
25 August 2021
Coronavirus

CommBank delivers vaccination program and in-branch rapid antigen testing for employees

Employees, their families and members of their household, can now receive the COVID-19 vaccine at dedicated vaccination hubs.
23 August 2021
Business

GPs boost technology as pandemic increases digital demand

Latest CommBank GP Insights Report finds general practices (GPs) are increasing investing in technology to meet customer demand and support ongoing...
20 August 2021
Household spending

Spending intentions fall during lockdowns

Household Spending Intentions (HSI) data for July 2021 shows year on year declines in most spending categories for first time since the start of pa...
17 August 2021
Group performance

Customer support remains critical priority: CBA

In a bid to help those customers who have been negatively impacted by COVID-19, Commonwealth Bank of Australia continues to implement new customer ...
11 August 2021
Business

CommBank digital feature makes it easier for businesses to navigate COVID-19 support

CommBank extends personal banking digital feature to help businesses connect more easily with unclaimed government benefits and rebates.
6 August 2021
CommBank app

CBA and Skill Finder collaboration empowers customers to up-skill

In a bid to help Australians up-skill, Commonwealth Bank is collaborating with Skill Finder to provide customers with access to thousands of online...
6 August 2021
Economy

COVID restrictions impacting economy: CBA economist

The lockdown in New South Wales will have a significant impact on the Australian economy, says CBA’s Head of Australian Economics.
3 August 2021
Coronavirus

CBA commits to keeping customers in their homes

Commonwealth Bank has today announced it will extend the moratorium on any foreclosures if customers are again unable to meet their home loan repay...
19 July 2021
Coronavirus

CBA extends customer COVID-19 support measures

Commonwealth Bank has extended its COVID support package to assist those who have been significantly impacted by the lockdowns.
17 July 2021
Coronavirus

CBA welcomes further support measures

Bridging support available in advance of government payments
13 July 2021
Coronavirus

CBA supports small businesses impacted by lockdowns

Three month loan repayment deferrals offered to eligible small businesses.
8 July 2021
Community

Banks stand ready to support customers and communities during Sydney and NSW lockdown

Australia’s banks have extended their COVID-19 financial support measures to customers and communities affected by the lockdown in Greater Sydney a...
27 June 2021
Community

CBA extends support measures to Victorian customers affected by latest COVID-19 lockdown

Commonwealth Bank today unveiled an expanded package of financial support for its Victorian customers who have been affected by the latest COVID-19...
6 June 2021
Coronavirus

COVID-19 – One year on

Coming to Australia’s aid when help is needed most.
19 March 2021
CommSec

Monetary policy and COVID set to steal focus in 2021

CommSec’s Chief Economist, Craig James, shares his expectations and predictions for the year ahead.
5 January 2021
Coronavirus

Aussies' financial wellbeing improves during pandemic, research shows

Uncertainty during 2020 saw Australians save more and spend less, with the vast majority seeing their financial wellbeing score improve or remain u...
22 December 2020
Coronavirus

Update on COVID-19 temporary loan repayment deferral data

Commonwealth Bank provided an update on its loan repayment deferral data for the month of October 2020 reporting a net reduction of 59% in total lo...
11 November 2020
Group performance

CBA in strong position to weather current economic challenges

Disciplined execution of our strategy and strong operational performance continued to deliver good outcomes for our stakeholders during the Septemb...
11 November 2020
Small business

Small businesses are innovating to survive

Pre-pandemic, small businesses represented almost 98 per cent of all companies in Australia. They were, and remain, critical to the health of the n...
23 October 2020
Coronavirus

A Tale of Two Pandemics: Emerging from recession

Commonwealth Bank's Chief Economist, Stephen Halmarick, explains how Australia will emerge from its first recession in almost 30 years.
7 October 2020
Business

APRA releases loan repayment deferral data for August 2020

An update on CBA's COVID-19 temporary loan repayment deferral data for the month of August 2020.
1 October 2020
CommBank app

Opening remarks to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics

Commonwealth Bank Chief Executive Officer Matt Comyn and Deputy CEO David Cohen appeared before the House of Representatives Standing Committee on ...
4 September 2020
Coronavirus

Statement regarding the Coronavirus SME Guarantee Scheme

Commonwealth Bank's Chief Executive Officer, Matt Comyn, speaks about the Government's Coronavirus SME Guarantee Scheme
20 July 2020
Coronavirus

CBA launches next phase of customer recovery support

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) today launched the next phase of its support to help customers whose finances have been affected by the corona...
8 July 2020
Coronavirus

New CommBank app feature to help with money management during coronavirus

Almost half of Australians are greatly concerned about the future impact of coronavirus, particularly in regards to their health and finances.
19 June 2020
Coronavirus

CBA to deliver more tailored coronavirus support for customers

Commonwealth Bank is moving to deliver more tailored customer assistance for those affected by coronavirus to continue to provide support which bet...
5 June 2020
Business

Commonwealth Bank welcomes Government's HomeBuilder program

CommBank welcomes the announcement of the new HomeBuilder program which will help boost the economy, support home builders and renovators, and get ...
4 June 2020
Business

CBA approves half a billion dollars in SME loans

Commonwealth Bank (CBA) has approved more than $555 million in loans for small and medium businesses through the Government-backed SME Guarantee Lo...
7 May 2020
Coronavirus

Further assistance for our Commonwealth Bank passbook customers

Commonwealth Bank is delivering Debit Mastercards to customers who rely on passbooks to withdraw money, to help them during lockdown.
29 April 2020
Coronavirus

Statement regarding the COVIDSafe app

CBA supports introduction of the new coronavirus phone tracing App, COVIDSafe.
26 April 2020
Coronavirus

Statement regarding JobKeeper support for small business

Commonwealth Bank of Australia has opened a dedicated JobKeeper line in its 24/7 Australian-based call centres and launched a customer form on its ...
24 April 2020
Coronavirus

A tale of two pandemics: CBA during coronavirus

Holly Pascoe takes a look at the bank's response to the coronavirus and how our people have supported our customers.
22 April 2020
Coronavirus

A tale of two pandemics: CBA during the Spanish flu

Danny John and Juli Liddicoat investigate what the world looked like for Commonwealth Bank employees and customers, as seen through the eyes of the...
22 April 2020
Coronavirus

Supporting customers in a time of need

Angus Sullivan, Group Executive of Commonwealth Bank’s Retail Bank, shares how the Bank is supporting its retail customers.
17 April 2020
Coronavirus

Digital wallet transactions soar amid coronavirus constraints

Latest analysis from the Commonwealth Bank has found digital wallet users spent $1 billion in a record number of transactions in March 2020.
9 April 2020
Coronavirus

CBA approves $150 million in business loans

Commonwealth Bank (CBA) has approved more than $150 million in loans for small and medium businesses impacted by the coronavirus pandemic.
6 April 2020
Coronavirus

Temporary changes to our branch opening hours

Commonwealth Bank has the largest network of branches around the country which remain open.
2 April 2020
Coronavirus

CBA's coronavirus support for Home Loan and Credit Card customers

Commonwealth Bank has today announced it will further support home loan and credit card customers impacted by the coronavirus.
2 April 2020
Coronavirus

Pulling together to help the country in a time of crisis

Commonwealth Bank CEO Matt Comyn writes about the joint efforts of Australia's banking sector, regulators and the Government to combat the economic...
30 March 2020
Coronavirus

CBA to deliver more support measures to help more businesses

CBA has expanded its range of support measures for business customers impacted by coronavirus, announcing additional loan repayment deferrals, auto...
30 March 2020
Coronavirus

Commonwealth Bank launches coronavirus support campaign

A large scale communication campaign to clearly address our customers’ most common questions and concerns.
26 March 2020
Coronavirus

CBA to extend up to $10bn additional support to small businesses

New unsecured business loans available tomorrow – 500 bps lower than current rates.
22 March 2020
Coronavirus

CBA: up to $10 billion in repayment deferrals for small business and home loans

Commonwealth Bank (CBA) has today announced further measures to support Australian households and small businesses.
20 March 2020
Coronavirus

Commonwealth Bank increases support for business and households

Commonwealth Bank has expanded its support for small businesses and households with a range of new measures in response to today's RBA announcements.
19 March 2020
Coronavirus

Support for customers and businesses impacted by COVID-19

Commonwealth Bank CEO Matt Comyn has today outlined the range of measures and support available to customers and businesses in response to the spre...
10 March 2020