[SYDNEY] Australia's biggest banks are expected to cut dividend payments and tap bond markets for more funding to cope with tougher capital requirements as regulators look to safeguard the sector...

[SYDNEY] Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) said on Friday the value of its mortgages with late payments reached its highest level in at least seven years.

[SYDNEY] Westpac Banking Corp and Australia and New Zealand Banking Group are starting to lower the interest rate they use to stress tests customers' loan applications, a move expected to help...

[SYDNEY] Australian bank earnings are getting squeezed by the central bank's move to cut the cash rate to a record low 1 per cent, analysts and investors say, as it gets harder to reduce deposit...

AUSTRALIA'S Big Four lenders are pushing back on the regulator's plan to require banks to make detailed credit checks on borrowers to estimate loan affordability instead of relying on indices,...