Commonwealth Bank


Bitcoin here to stay and ready to grow: Australian investors back CoinJar with $500,000

12:32PM | Tuesday, 3 December 2013 |  CoinJar, a Melbourne-based bitcoin exchange and payment system, has raised $500,000 in seed funding from a range of individual investors and the Blackbird Ventures seed fund.

Commonwealth Bank and Indigenous Business Australia partner to help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander entrepreneurs

10:33PM | Friday, 4 October 2013 |  Indigenous Business Australia and the Commonwealth Bank of Australia have formed a partnership to provide indigenous Australians with a micro-enterprise loan and finance package.

Bitcoin start-up calls out Commonwealth Bank on accounts suspended without warning or explanation

8:16PM | Friday, 16 August 2013 |  An Australian bitcoin start-up has hit out at the Commonwealth Bank in a blog post saying the bank closed the two founders' personal accounts without warning.

The Big Four banks and start-ups: How they measure up

4:00AM | Thursday, 11 April 2013 |  While ANZ recently committed to lending $1 billion to new businesses, are its competitors doing or planning anything similar? We spoke to the other big four banks to find out.

THE NEWS WRAP: ACCC gives the green light to CBA takeover of Aussie

3:16AM | Friday, 22 March 2013 |  Consumer watchdog the ACCC has given the green light to a takeover of Aussie Home Loans by the Commonwealth Bank.

CommBank names first five businesswomen for Silicon Valley tour

3:58PM | Friday, 8 March 2013 |  Queensland businesswoman Yvette Adams will take part in a study tour in Silicon Valley along with nine other women, two years after appearing in the 2011 StartupSmart Awards Top 50.

THE NEWS WRAP: Commonwealth Bank set to deliver $7 billion annual profit

2:13AM | Thursday, 14 February 2013 |  The Commonwealth Bank has announced it is on track to deliver a record $7 billion annual profit, off the back of strong growth from its retail business.

Businesses unfazed by surplus pledge backflip

12:31PM | Friday, 21 December 2012 |  Business groups have downplayed the Federal Government’s concession the budget is unlikely to return to surplus in 2012-13, with one group describing the move as “neither here nor there”.

Yellow Brick Road to fast-track growth following $7 million raise

12:40PM | Thursday, 20 December 2012 |  Independent mortgage lender Yellow Brick Road has raised $7 million to fast-track its growth strategy, including a new range of YBR-branded mortgage products through the franchise.

Gumtree, Coles and ASOS top Google’s Australian brand rankings

12:54PM | Friday, 14 December 2012 |  Gumtree was the most searched for local brand in Australia this year, Google’s Brand Zeitgeist reveals, while Coles’ “Down, down” campaign was the most searched for advertisement.