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Clancy Yeates reports on banking and finance and is a former Canberra business correspondent.
Jacob Greber and Clancy Yeates Regulator says debt-fuelled rise in prices threatens to create complacency in banks.
Clancy Yeates Banks are increasingly engaging in higher-risk mortgage lending, prompting a warning from regulators that the good times might not last
Clancy Yeates ANZ Bank's plans to break into Thailand's economy received a boost after receiving permission to establish a subsidiary in the troubled nation.
Clancy Yeates Fixed mortgage rates look set to stay at historic lows for at least the next few months, as banks try to pinch each other's customers and investors bet the Reserve Bank will leave official rates on...
Clancy Yeates Fixed mortgage rates look set to stay at historic lows for at least the next few months.
Clancy Yeates Australian banks are increasingly turning to overseas investors to raise low-cost funding through covered bonds, as lenders look to exploit benign conditions on global credit markets.
Clancy Yeates The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority faces renewed questions over whether it is moving too aggressively in implementing global capital rules, as part of a new inquiry focusing on the...
Clancy Yeates Superannuation funds are on track to deliver returns of more than 10 per cent for the second financial year in a row, as retirement savings are propelled higher by a global surge in shares.
Clancy Yeates Just as NAB's British business is starting to stage signs of recovery, shareholders face another source of uncertainty: a Scottish independence vote.
Clancy Yeates Australians aren't as far ahead on their mortgages as is commonly believed, meaning one safety buffer the RBA says will protect home owners against an economic downturn is smaller than many think.
Clancy Yeates One of the safety buffers the RBA says will protect homeowners against an economic downturn is smaller than many think.
Clancy Yeates A senior Reserve Bank official has warned first home buyers against taking on too much debt in order to buy property, saying the squeeze on this part of the market is probably temporary or ''cyclical.
Clancy Yeates ANZ Bank has poached senior Citi banker Farhan Faruqui for the newly-created job of chief executive of international banking
Clancy Yeates First home buyers will no longer receive taxpayer support when saving a deposit as part of the government's drive for budget savings.
Clancy Yeates Treasurer Joe Hockey is promising to shrink the budget deficit by slashing tens of billions from future spending, with the deepest cuts to take effect in two to three years.
Clancy Yeates Australia's two biggest banks are urging the government to push ahead with its controversial plan to roll back part of Labor's financial advice reforms, claiming the current rules will make advice...
Clancy Yeates When Westpac bought St George Bank in 2008 it vowed to preserve the identity of the smaller lender, which had its roots as a building society in Sydney's southern suburbs.
Clancy Yeates National Australia Bank boss Cameron Clyne, in his final profit result as chief executive on Thursday, sounded a cautious note on the economic outlook, saying there needed to be a circuit-breaker to...
Clancy Yeates NAB boss says weak confidence threatens to derail progress in the transition from an economy driven by resources investment.
Clancy Yeates New rules phasing out capital benefits received by ANZ, National Australia Bank and Commonwealth Bank from debt held on the balance sheets of their wealth subsidiaries are likely to dampen long-term...