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ANZ Articles April- May 2021

European Union’s green reality check Khalil Hegarty, Kristen Bondietti & Jon Berry


Shayne Elliott, opening statement to Parliamentary Committee Appearance before House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics.

Seven years ago we launched ANZ bluenotes - kicking off a new era in Australian corporate journalism

“Country head is a brilliant role and I think it’s one of the most rewarding roles anyone can do.” ANZ’s Carli Renzi, 15 years ago started her career as an ANZ Graduate and is now County Head of Laos

The second wave of COVID-19 infections in #India is threatening the near-term recovery. Case numbers are at the highest on record and activity is understandably deteriorating, says Rini Sen.

Shayne Elliott - As more of our customers shifted their everyday banking online during COVID-19, ANZ saw more than a billion logons to our mobile banking app.

Florian: solid foundations underpin the future of banks

Shayne Elliott Shayne Elliott • Following Chief Executive Officer at ANZ 1d • 1 day ago Great to see so many of our people returning to ANZ Centre

Louise (Lou) Higgins and Lynwen Connick discuss the importance of Multi-Factor Authentication

Why would a bank invest in a #challenger which – by its very definition – is a competitor of the banks? Shayne Elliott discussed this with Derek S. and OneTwo Chief Technology and Product Officer Ash Crick in a recent video call.

Shayne Elliott • Following Chief Executive Officer at ANZ 3d • 3 days ago Helping people buy and own a home is at the heart of what we do at ANZ

A CENTURY OF BANKING KNOWLEDGE Andrew CornellAndrew CornellManaging Editor, bluenotes

Shayne Elliott • Following Chief Executive Officer at ANZ 1w • 1 week ago ANZ has a proud heritage of more than 180 years and plays a key role in supporting customers and communities in Australia and New Zealand

Shayne Elliott Shayne Elliott • Following Chief Executive Officer at ANZ 1w • 1 week ago A pleasure to speak to Gideon Kline, Jewish Museum of Australia Board President, as part of the Museum’s leadership series

Shayne Elliott • Following Chief Executive Officer at ANZ 1w • 1 week ago I’m proud to share that ANZ has been named the best place to work in banking & financial services in the AFR BOSS Best Places to Work List in 2021

In his latest column, Andrew Cornell compares what he learnt about banking as a cadet finance reporter three decades ago, to what #banking platforms look like today.

For business trying to make the most of their data, keeping information secure is critical. Emma Gray, Emma Davine & Richard Yetsenga share their expert views

The European Union (EU) has issued a bolder call for its approach on sustainability to be implemented in trade deals, say ITS Global's Khalil Manaf Hegarty, Kristen Bondietti & Jon Berry.

2 weeks ago ANZ donates US$50,000 to Red Cross Timor-Leste to support flood recovery efforts.

FULL COVERAGE: ANZ’s 2021 half-year result

ANZ 2021 Half Year Result & Proposed Dividend

DATA: THE SECURE PATH TO SUCCESS Shane White Content Manager, Institutional, ANZ

World Vision - Today we’re sending out a huge thank you to ANZ for donating an incredible $1 million to help save lives and protect vulnerable families affected by India’s COVID-19 crisis.


Advancing how we work Kathryn van der Merwe



Vale Valda Mae Clarke Respected Honorary Member of ANZROC Victoria

We received a phone call from Barrie Gibson to advise that Valda had passed away 0n 10 April aged 99, she would have reached 100 on 26 September.


The Funeral Service for Miss Valda Clarke, will be held in St John's Uniting Church Elsternwick, 567 Glen Huntly Road, Elsternwick 3188 on Thursday April 15 2021,at 10am.


Our Condolences are extended to Valda's family.


Lunch at Mail Exchange Hotel - April 2021 Attendees and Photos

Aldo Calvo   Joe Romano  
Aldo Faella   John Brown ©  
Anne Schnittler (New) John Hudgson ©  
Bob Lamb   Karen Faella  
Bruce Sanderson   Ken Crawford ©  
Carol Jukes   Ken d’Souza (NEW)
Carole Whiting   Linda Vainomae (NEW)
Concetto La Fauci © Lynne McMillan  
David Schunke   Mary Nicolazzo  
Deb Elliott   Mike Devlin  
Doris Philip   Nunzio Liberatore
Dorothy Chase   Paul Tovey  
Eamon Veaney ©   Peter Harvey  
Faye McPherson   Peter Saville  
Gail Townsend   Ray Gill    
Norris Gale   Reny Frighetto ©  
George Cooper © Rick Kimber  
George Thomas   Rob Newman  
Gerry McPherson   Robin Chase  
Graeme Randall   Ron Adams ©  
Jane Low   Rose Virgona  
Jeanette Fleming   Sheryl Heard  
Jennie Schunke   Sue Brown  
Jill Ward   Susan Willis  
Jim Dusting   Vicky Genius ©  
Joan Nathan ©   Viji Dharann  
      Wolf Damschitz  


Vale Clive Bayley - Respected Honorary Member of ANZROC Victoria


Our respected Honorary Member Clive Bayley passed away on 26/03/2021 aged 86 years…..the death notice and funeral details follow taken  from the Herald Sun Newspaper of 1/04/2021

BAYLEY, Clive Francis

Passed Away Peacefully 26th March, 2021 Aged 86 Beloved husband of Margaret. Devoted Father and Father-in-law of John, Paula, David, Marie, Sonia, Scott, Lori, & Toby. Cherished Grandad, Grandpa & "Bobbobs" to grandchildren Lachlan, William, Tristan, Sophie, Catherine, Caroline, Alex, Krishna, Stephanie, Sidney, and their partners. Loved "GG" to many great -grandchildren.

The Service to Celebrate the Life of Clive Bayley will be held on Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 1.45pm. To ensure attendee numbers are within current restriction limits, please email your intention to attend to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. A warm invitation is extended to view Clive's Service at Event Id: info@heritagefunerals. Password: MWLVNH Donations to Alzheimers or Croydon Citizens Band are appreciated.


Clive was very  well known to members, a contributor to our Newsletter and attended our lunches where possible so any anecdotes would be welcomed for  inclusion  in future ANZROC  Newsletters

Our condolences are extended to Clive's family

Photos from Healesville Golf Day March 2021

Photos from ANZROC Golf Day at Healesville taken by Carl Garley and Glyn Parry-Jones

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Chris Corry * 1  
Des Shady 1  
Eamon Veaney * 1 Anne Wee
Geoff Leonard * 1  
George Thomas* 1 Andrea Thomas
Glyn Parry-Jones  1 Janet Parry Jones
Huck Bourke 1  
Jan Leonard * 1  
Jenny Garley * 1  
Jim Karabatsos 1 Tina
Joe Costanzo* 1 Carmel Costanzo
John Hudgson* 1 Ann Hudgson
John Inglis 1 Bernadette
John Stapleton 1 Deborah Stapleton
Kathy Shady 1  
Mike Pearson * 1 Jill Pearson
Pauline Corry * 1  
Sandy Bourke 1  
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