Post Tagged with: "Commonwealth Bank of Australia"

Apple and the Banks Appeal to Regulators in Down Under Brawl

Apple and the Banks Appeal to Regulators in Down Under Brawl

by August 18, 2016 at 12:38 pm 2 comments

Apple and three of Australia’s Big Four banks are fighting about mobile payments — and both sides are appealing to regulators for help. National Australia Bank, Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Westpac have united to fight the Cupertino, Calif.-based giant — which is bigger than all of them combined. Australia and New ZealandRead More

Banks Down Under Declare War on Apple

Banks Down Under Declare War on Apple

by August 11, 2016 at 10:34 am 1 comment

When Apple launched Apple Pay in 2014, it obtained advantageous terms for transactions, and banks seemed eager to be aligned with Apple’s brand. A bit of the shine is off Apple Pay today due to low usage numbers, and some banks are playing hardball– at least in Australia. The banks involved are CommonwealthRead More

Top Banking Video Ads of 2015 – Page 4

by December 14, 2015 at 6:26 am 1 comment

5. Bank of Scotland’s clever video looks at the millennial conundrum of getting out of the parents’ house, with a guest appearance and sage advice from the imposing James Cosmo of HBO’s <em>Game of Thrones</em>. 4. Nedbank out of South Africa brings us another horse-centric video, this one three minutes long and featuring aRead More

How Commonwealth Bank of Australia Built Its Innovation Center [VIDEO]

by May 7, 2015 at 3:17 pm 1 comment

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA), one of Australia’s “Big Four” banks, has launched a number of innovation initiatives in the last several years, from the small — a smartwatch app — to the massive — modernizing its core software. The company also built a 7,500-square foot innovation lab beneath its SydneyRead More