John Howard 'astonished' at Labor bank bashing - The Australian

John Howard has declared it “astonishing” that there could have even been consideration given to holding a royal commission into Australia's banks. The former prime minister said yesterday the banking system was well-run, safe, profitable and had seen ...and more »

Did the parliamentary hearings into the big four banks do their job? - The Sydney Morning Herald

In the bowels of Parliament House, the Commonwealth Bank's chief Executive Officer Ian Narev strode confidently into the main committee room and took his seat. Just beyond him, cameras clicked and flashed. Beyond the cameras, members of parliament ...and more »

Labor reserves banking tribunal position - SBS

Labor isn't convinced another tribunal is a necessary to deal with banking misconduct, continuing its push for a royal commission. Source: AAP. 7 Oct 2016 - 12:24 PM UPDATED 7 Oct 2016 - 12:24 PM ...and more »