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BCCM members prominent in Mozo Expert Choice Awards

BCCM members prominent in Mozo Expert Choice Awards

By on September 5, 2017 in Editor's Pick with 0 Comments

BCCM members Bank Australia, Qudos Bank and Police Bank have been recognised for their strong performance in the Mozo Experts Choice Awards. Bank Australia was awarded Australia’s Best Bank, while Qudos Bank and Police Bank were awarded for Outstanding Performance. The results demonstrate the customer focus and competitive product offering and services of mutual banks […]




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‘Co-op’ Banks Welcome Fraser’s Remarks on Levy, Call on Consumers to Consider Their Options

‘Co-op’ Banks Welcome Fraser’s Remarks on Levy, Call on Consumers to Consider Their Options

By on May 30, 2017 in Media Releases with 0 Comments

The Business Council of Co-operatives and Mutuals today welcomed Treasury Secretary John Fraser’s assessment that banks would not be forced to raise mortgage rates in order to pass on the ‘trivial’ impact of the federal Government’s levy. “His statements contradict the banks’ position, that they would be forced to pass on the levy to consumers […]




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BCCM urges customers to switch banks

BCCM urges customers to switch banks

By on May 15, 2017 in Editor's Pick with 0 Comments

While the debate about whether the big banks will pass on the cost of the new government levy rages on, the Business Council of Co-operatives and Mutuals (BCCM) is urging Australians to do something practical and vote with their feet by switching to the banks that consistently top the satisfaction surveys – mutual banks and […]




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Mutuals continue to outperform traditional banks

Mutuals continue to outperform traditional banks

By on November 17, 2016 in Editor's Pick, Media Releases, News with 0 Comments

A report released today by KPMG Australia has reinforced the fact that the customer owned banking model is thriving and is expected to continue growing next year despite regulatory constraints, revealing the strength of the co-operative and mutual sector. The KPMG Australia’s annual Mutual Industry Review found strong asset growth of 7.8%, compared to 5% […]




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Today is #BankingonValues Day!

Today is #BankingonValues Day!

By on October 22, 2015 in Editor's Pick, News with 0 Comments

Founded in 2009, the Global Alliance for Banking on Values (GABV) is an independent network of banks and banking cooperatives with a shared mission to use finance to deliver sustainable economic, social and environmental development. This network of banks, credit unions, microfinance and community banks shares a charter to use finance to find global solutions […]




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Australian latest graduate of Masters in Co-op Management

Australian latest graduate of Masters in Co-op Management

By on April 1, 2014 in Editor's Pick, News with 0 Comments

In May Valerieanne Byrnes will graduate with a Master of Management, Co-operatives and Credit Unions. This online, part-time master’s program is offered by Saint Mary’s University in Canada. Instructors and students  hail from various countries to create an international co-operative learning experience. In Valerieanne’s words, “The most compelling part of the program is the opportunity […]




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