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Clancy Yeates reports on banking and finance and is a former Canberra business correspondent.
Clancy Yeates ANZ Bank is facing softer revenue growth as fierce competition for big corporate customers and low volatility drag on earnings in its institutional banking arm.
Clancy Yeates ANZ Bank has grown its cash profit by 8 per cent over the first three quarters of its financial year and says it is on track to hit its full-year guidance, despite softer revenue growth and pressure...
Clancy Yeates The Commonwealth Bank's position as one of the world's most profitable lenders has been underlined by new analysis showing it is enjoying the second-strongest growth in operating profit among big...
Clancy Yeates Commonwealth Bank chief executive Ian Narev has hosed down warnings that Australia's housing market is a systemic risk to the economy, and predicted banks would continue to aggressively target the $1.
Clancy Yeates The Commonwealth Bank has delivered a huge dividend, despite concerns new capital requirements could curb shareholder returns. AFR's Clancy Yeates and James Eyers discuss.
Clancy Yeates and Alana Schetzer with Peter Ker Commowealth Bank of Australia chief executive Ian Narev has warned that the stalled progress of the budget is a risk to a fragile economic outlook.
Mathew Dunckley and Clancy Yeates When trying to figure out how much money Commonwealth Bank of Australia is really making here is what you need to know.
Clancy Yeates The Commonwealth Bank has delivered a record cash profit of $8.68 billion in the year to June, a 12 per cent increase, and will raise dividends by 10 per cent.
Clancy Yeates A growing number of borrowers are moving to lock in fixed-rate mortgages over longer terms, after banks slashed rates to record lows last month.
Clancy Yeates What investors should keep an eye out for when the country's biggest bank delivers its earnings on Wednesday.
Max Mason and Clancy Yeates The chief executive of Westpac New Zealand has resigned following a major heart operation.
Clancy Yeates Taking time off work to raise children has become the biggest perceived barrier to building up enough retirement savings, a new survey has found.
Clancy Yeates NAB chief Andrew Thorburn says businesses are holding back on big investments needed to bolster the economy because of the uncertainty created by the federal budget impasse.
Clancy Yeates Incoming NAB chief executive Andrew Thorburn has announced a shake-up in the bank's top executive ranks in his first day on the job, as he vowed to lift returns to shareholders.
Clancy Yeates and Jonathan Shapiro Australian banks have relied on wholesale finance to bridge funding gap for the fourth month in a row, as an expansion in lending continues to outstrip deposit growth.
Clancy Yeates The outgoing chief executive of National Australia Bank, Cameron Clyne, has criticised the government’s paid parental leave scheme as too costly and said the money would be better spent on...
Clancy Yeates The outgoing chief executive of National Australia Bank, Cameron Clyne, has criticised the government’s paid parental leave scheme as too costly, and said the money would be better spent on...
Clancy Yeates and Jonathan Shapiro Australia's big banks are fuelling their hot competition in the home loan market by ramping up their use of cheap global financing, raising $125 billion on wholesale funding markets in the last...
Clancy Yeates and Jonathan Shapiro Australia's big banks are fuelling competition in the home loan market by ramping up their use of cheap global financing, raising $125 billion on wholesale funding markets last financial year.
Clancy Yeates National Australia Bank has cleared another hurdle in its long-running attempt to cut ties to the British economy, selling a batch of troubled loans at a better than expected price.