[SYDNEY] Financing a thermal coal project in Australia just got a little bit harder after Westpac Banking Corp said it would exit the sector by 2030, leaving Australia and New Zealand Banking...

[SYDNEY] Westpac announced on Monday its half-year net profit had fallen 62 per cent, making it the latest Australian bank to see profits dive during the coronavirus crisis.

[SYDNEY] Australia's Westpac Banking Corp said on Wednesday its 2020 profit would be hit by a rise in costs related to improving risk management systems in the wake of a money-laundering scandal...

[SYDNEY] Australia's banking regulator will use its increased investigative powers for the first time to examine whether Westpac Banking Corp directors and executives broke the law as part of the...

[SYDNEY] Westpac Banking Corp has implemented additional transaction monitoring, its chairman said at the Australian lender's annual shareholder meeting on Thursday, seeking to mollify investors...

WESTPAC Banking Corp said on Tuesday chief executive Brian Hartzer will step down and chairman Lindsay Maxsted will bring forward his retirement, as the country's biggest money-laundering scandal...

AUSTRALIAN Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton said Westpac Banking Corp must pay the price for giving "a free pass to paedophiles" as the corporate watchdog began investigating the lender over...

[BENGALURU] Australian buy-now-pay-later company Afterpay Touch Group Ltd on Monday said an external auditor had found it was a "low-risk business" in terms of money laundering and terrorism...

RETURNS from Australia's biggest banks are heading towards the single digits for the first time in more than two decades, pushed down by record low interest rates and increased competition from...

AUSTRALIA'S Westpac Banking Corp on Monday reported a rise in the number of people missing mortgage payments amid a sluggish economy and a soft housing market.