Government and industry reviews on the Australian banking sector and the broader economy.
Reviews, issues papers and reports on the Australian payments ecosystem, the digital economic architecture, the banking industry, open banking, the banking code of practice and competition.
Transforming Australia’s Payment System – 2021
Supporting the ongoing digital transition of the Australian economy is a key part of the Government’s economic recovery plan.
Retail Banking Remuneration Review Final Report – 2021
This is the Final Report of an independent review initially commissioned by the Australian Banking Association (ABA) in July 2016 to examine product sales commissions and product-based payments in retail banking in Australia.
Payments System Review – 2021
The evolution of the nature and methods for payments will provide convenience for consumers and opportunities for businesses, but it will also increase complexity and risk.
Payments Issues Paper – 2020
2020 review of the regulatory architecture of the Australian payments system to ensure it remains fit-for-purpose and is capable of supporting continued innovation for the benefit of consumers, businesses and the broader economy.
Independent Review of the Definition of Small Business – 2020
The objectives of this 2020 review are to determine whether, and if so how, the definition of small business should be updated in the Banking Code of Practice.
Consumer Data Rights Inquiry – 2020
‘Future Directions’ – This Inquiry has found that to realise these aims, the CDR needs to develop in four directions.
Review Into Open Banking – 2017
Open Banking gives customers a right to direct that the information they already share with their bank be safely shared with others they trust.
Remuneration Review Report – 2017
This is the final report of the Independent Review of product sales commissions and product based payments in retail banking in Australia.
Issues Paper Retail Banking Remuneration Review – 2017
This Issues Paper summarises current practices and seeks further information about product sales commissions and product-based payments paid in respect of retail banking products.
Independent Review Code of Banking Practice – 2017
The Code of Banking Practice (the Code) is an industry initiative which sets standards of good banking practice.
Competition Policy Review Final Report – 2015
Taken together, our recommendations comprise an agenda of reinvigorated microeconomic reform that will require sustained effort from all jurisdictions.
Financial System Inquiry Interim Report – 2014
This Inquiry’s objective is to assess, and make recommendations on, how the financial system can most effectively help the Australian economy be productive, grow and meet the financial needs of Australians.