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Innovation

How artificial intelligence is changing the face of banking

CommBank is leveraging its Customer Engagement Engine and Artificial Intelligence capabilities to deliver global best experiences for customers, sa...
24 June 2022
Marketing and sponsorship

CommBank International Inclusion Series to take centre stage

In the lead up to the CommBank International Inclusion Cricket Series, CBA Newsroom sat down with CommBank employee and captain of the Australian D...
10 June 2022
Workplace

Workplaces help to establish respect: CBA’s Sian Lewis

CommBank’s Group Executive Human Resources, Sian Lewis, joined panellists at the Diversity Council Australia’s Anna McPhee Memorial Oration to disc...
9 June 2022
Technology

CBA sets new aggressive recruitment target

Last year, Commonwealth Bank appointed more than 800 new engineers as part of a bold new recruitment plan. This year, the recruitment target is eve...
3 June 2022
Community

CommBank Careers sponsors Vivid Sydney 2022

The annual festival of lights, music and ideas is making its return in 2022 – and it is bigger, brighter and more brilliant than ever before.
1 June 2022
Economy

CBA economic and markets research rises in KangaNews fixed income poll rankings

Macroeconomic and ESG research see strong gains in survey of institutional investors.
1 June 2022
Technology

CommBank unleashes engineering excellence

CBA has hosted a two-day engineering symposium for its growing network of engineers.
19 May 2022
Our people

CommBank’s Chair-elect Paul O’Malley

Paul O’Malley’s approach to strategic development, forged at BlueScope Steel among other senior executive roles, has equipped him well for the task...
27 April 2022
Our people

CBA announces Catherine Livingstone AO to retire as Chairman and appointment of Paul O’Malley as successor

The Commonwealth Bank Board today announced Catherine Livingstone AO has decided to retire from the Board in August 2022 after the finalisation of ...
27 April 2022
Our people

CBA chairman to retire after setting a new course for the bank

Catherine Livingstone has led the Board through a challenging and transformative period for CommBank with the stage set and the timing right for he...
27 April 2022
Our people

Care, courage and commitment epitomised on the “frontline”

Reservists play a critical part in today’s Australian Defence Force. CBA Newsroom talks to six of the bank’s reservists about the importance of the...
25 April 2022
Our people

Serving the country and the bank: honouring our defence force reservists

As Australia is once again able to publicly commemorate Anzac Day, we mark the unstinting and humble effort of those CBA staffers who “don the unif...
22 April 2022
Marketing and sponsorship

The penny drops on investing for Matty J

In this week’s episode of The Penny Drops, Matty J speaks to CommSec’s Tom Piotrowski to better understand investing and the share market.
14 April 2022
Corporate responsibility

The network effect and how it is changing the face of work at CBA

With LinkedIn having named CommBank as number one in its annual Top 25 companies for career progression, Sian Lewis explains the importance of prof...
6 April 2022
Marketing and sponsorship

What you need to know about buying a home in 2022

In this week’s episode of The Penny Drops, Matty J speaks to a CommBank Home Lending Specialist to find out all the steps you should take when buyi...
5 April 2022
Business

Recipient of the CBA John Monash Scholarship focussed on Australia’s transition

The 2022 CBA John Monash Scholarship recipient, Timothy Rownes, has shared how his scholarship will allow him to support Australia’s net zero carbo...
5 April 2022
Marketing and sponsorship

The art of mixing money and love

In this week’s episode of The Penny Drops, Matty J joins his fiancé Laura to chat with industry experts about the best ways to successfully mix mon...
29 March 2022
Business

Commonwealth Bank expands Business Banking Major Client Group

CBA is bolstering its offering to Australia’s big corporates on the east coast with the appointment of two new General Managers in Queensland and V...
14 March 2022
Career

Transforming the payments landscape

At a time when the number of women appointed to boards in Australia remains stubbornly low, CBA Newsroom chatted with CBA's Managing Director Tran...
8 March 2022
Our people

Advice for my younger self

To celebrate this year’s International Women’s Day, we spoke to four female CommBank employees who work in the tech space, and asked them what advi...
8 March 2022
Our people

Commonwealth Bank appoints new Executive General Manager of Corporate Affairs

Kylie Smith will join CBA to lead the bank’s corporate affairs function.
17 February 2022
Technology

CBA to open Technology Hub at Adelaide’s Lot Fourteen

CBA looks to expand its Adelaide workforce with technology professionals.
11 February 2022
Marketing and sponsorship

Commonwealth Bank appoints new chief marketing officer

Following an extensive global search, Commonwealth Bank has announced the appointment of Jo Boundy as the bank’s new Chief Marketing Officer.
20 December 2021
Our people

CBA acknowledges Fair Work Ombudsman proceedings

CBA acknowledges today's announcement by the Fair Work Ombudsman to commence civil penalty proceedings in the Federal Court against the bank and Co...
11 October 2021
Our people

Vietnam: From division to healing - paying our respects half a century on

This year’s Remembrance Day will mark the 50th anniversary of the last Australian combat troops to return home following their service in the Vietn...
11 October 2021
Government

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 ...
23 September 2021
Diversity

Three CEOs on the future of inclusion and diversity in the workplace

Matt Comyn, Alan Joyce and Jennifer Westacott speak with Fran Kelly on the role of corporate Australia in championing inclusion.
17 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
Our people

Commonwealth Bank Executive Leadership Team update

As part of Commonwealth Bank’s ongoing focus on technology and operations, the bank has announced an update to its Executive Leadership Team.
14 September 2021
x15ventures

x15ventures engineer appointed as latest Distinguished Engineer

The new appointment further integrates the venture-scaler entity with the Bank to help deliver global-best digital experiences for customers.
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
Our people

Commonwealth Bank Executive Leadership Team update

Chief Executive Officer of the Commonwealth Bank, Matt Comyn, has today announced an update to the Bank’s Executive Leadership Team.
10 August 2021
Community

CBA unveils new indigenous artwork

In honour of NAIDOC Week and to help celebrate Australia’s First Nations voices, Commonwealth Bank has unveiled a new special piece of art.
6 July 2021
Technology

CBA launches bold new recruitment drive

In a bid to deliver global best digital experiences, Commonwealth Bank has set itself the aggressive recruitment target of appointing 50 new engine...
22 June 2021
Our people

The future of work is family friendly says CBA CFO

Major employers like the Commonwealth Bank have a commercial obligation to support a diverse mix of employees who have different carer responsibili...
25 May 2021
Community

Lest we forget – commemorating ANZAC Day

For the first time in two years, Australians will once again be able to commemorate ANZAC day in public.
23 April 2021
CBA history

A CBA soldier’s story

Coming home from World War II didn’t happen overnight and was often a long journey, as one solider (and former Commonwealth Bank staffer) explains.
11 November 2020
CBA history

CBA women during the war: The home front

WWII changed many things, including the way women in the workforce were perceived.
11 November 2020
CBA history

CBA at war: Financing the war

The Commonwealth Bank played a significant role in helping fund the war efforts, promoting fund-raising campaigns and advertising the bonds.
11 November 2020
CBA history

Lest we forget

It’s been 75 years since the end of WWII. And while a lot has happened in the intervening years, the sacrifices made by so many men and women – inc...
11 November 2020
CBA history

CBA at war: Did you know?

Commonwealth Bank played a significant role in supporting Australia as it navigated World War Two. By the end of the conflict in 1945 – the 75th an...
11 November 2020
Our people

Commonwealth Bank 2020 Annual General Meeting introductory video

Commonwealth Bank 2020 Annual General Meeting introductory video.
13 October 2020
Our people

2020 Commonwealth Bank Annual General Meeting: Chairman's Address

Address by Catherine Livingstone AO, Chairman of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, at the Bank’s 2020 Annual General Meeting (AGM). The webcast o...
13 October 2020
Our people

Commonwealth Bank unveils new brand identity

Highlighting the next step in its transformation, Commonwealth Bank has this week unveiled its refreshed brand identity and complementary marketing...
12 October 2020
Our people

Evolution not revolution

For the first time in decades, Commonwealth Bank of Australia has reimagined its logo to reflect the next chapter in the bank’s history. In a...
12 October 2020
Our people

Brand loyalty: A history of the Commonwealth Bank logo

I go, you go, we go together. What better way to express that as a company than in a logo. Danny John and Steven Politzer report.
12 October 2020
Marketing and sponsorship

A sight for core "i's"

Customers expect brands to know who they are and translate information and insights into simple, value-add interactions, explains Commonwealth Bank...
12 October 2020
Customers

A Tale of Two Pandemics: The Spanish Flu 1919-1920 - economic impacts and recovery

Exactly 100 years ago, another pandemic - the Spanish flu - brought the country to its knees. Despite the passing of time, economically and sociall...
7 October 2020
Corporate responsibility

CBA increases parental leave support for employees

CBA provides increased paid leave for parents who experience stillbirth to 12 weeks.
24 August 2020
Community

CBA staff give $2 million to organisations and charities across Australia

Commonwealth Bank staff will give away more than 200 grants of $10,000 to community organisations and charities across Australia as part of the 202...
29 June 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