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  • ANZ Banking Group leverages SaaS for global growth

    ANZ’s international expansion strategy will see an expanded use of a software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform to support its global trade program, supported by an extended seven-and-half-year agreement with technology and business process firm CGI Group.

    Written by Shahida Sweeney01 Oct. 14 15:37
  • Fingerprints still too unreliable for banks

    Biometric technologies such as fingerprint scanning have not taken off in the financial services sector because they are still too unreliable, particularly as an identifier at banks’ ATM machines.

    Written by Byron Connolly04 July 14 15:14
  • ANZ registers efficiency growth

    ANZ has reported what the CEO Michael Smith described as "a good half year result".

    Written by Rohan Pearce01 May 14 11:01
  • ANZ bank CIO to ‘step down’

    ANZ group CIO Anne Weatherston will leave the bank, effective immediately, after four years in the role.

    Written by Rebecca Merrett04 April 14 17:14
  • IBM's Watson: From game shows to game changer in the enterprise

    IBM's Watson artificial intelligence technology – perhaps most famous for its 2011 victory in US game show Jeopardy! – will be used by ANZ Bank to deliver faster financial recommendations to customers.

    Written by Rohan Pearce22 May 13 10:38
  • ANZ Bank launches Transactive iOS app for corporate customers

    ANZ Bank has continued its mobile banking push with the release of the Transactive iOS app for corporate customers, allowing them to remotely monitor real-time account balances, view current transactions and approve or reject payments.

    Written by Hamish Barwick12 Nov. 12 11:45
  • ANZ begins $1.5 billion tech spend

    A brave new banking world of fingerprint or facial scanning is set to replace PIN codes as ANZ invests $1.5b in technology.

    Written by Greg Roberts04 Oct. 12 17:04
  • Human Services appoints former ANZ CIO

    The Department of Human Services (DHS) has appointed a former ANZ Australia CIO, Gary Sterrenburg, after a four month search.

    Written by Chloe Herrick07 Oct. 11 10:46
  • ANZ to deploy iPads following due process: Weatherston

    ANZ Bank's chief information officer, Anne Weatherston, has revealed that the banking group is investigating the rollout of iPads to senior management as part of its bring your own (BYO) computing policy and is at the beginning of a desktop virtualization process starting with its Active Directory.

    Written by Hamish Barwick18 July 11 09:56
  • IMF sues ANZ in $50m class-action

    ANZ has been hit with a $50m class-action lawsuit over exception fees charged over the last six years, in one of 12 cases against Australian banks planned by litigation funders IMF (ASX:IMF)

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling22 Sept. 10 17:02