“Commonwealth Bank has a 105 year heritage of supporting the communities in which we live and work. By remaining a strong and profitable financial institution we play a critical role in the economy and contribute to the nation’s wellbeing. We provide safe, secure and competitive banking and financial options to our 16.3 million customers.

In addition to fulfilling our responsibility to support individuals and businesses directly, we’re also proud of our contribution to the economy. This includes the billions we spend with suppliers and business partners through to the taxes, salaries and dividends we pay. We look for ways to make a positive contribution beyond our core business. We’re committed to operating sustainably and to supporting the communities in which we operate through a range of education and community investment focussed initiatives.”

- Ian Narev, CEO