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Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA.AX)

CBA.AX on Australia Stock Exchange

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Commonwealth Bank of Australia appoints Mary Padbury as non-executive director
Monday, 13 Jun 2016 09:06pm EDT 

Commonwealth Bank of Australia : Commonwealth Bank appoints a new non-executive director . Appointment of Mary Padbury as an independent non-executive director to the bank's board, with immediate effect .  Full Article

Fitch: Major Aussie banks' dominance mitigates rising risks
Thursday, 26 May 2016 06:56pm EDT 

Fitch on Aussie Banks: Fitch: Major Aussie banks' dominance mitigates rising risks . Believes low interest rates and country's tax policies probably contributed to Australia's macroeconomic risks . Pockets of Australia's property market may encounter potential oversupply of new residential housing and hurt house-prices in those areas . 2015 to address regulatory pressure . Expect to maintain tightened underwriting criteria implemented from mid-2015 .Expects soft profit growth in 2016, mainly reflecting asset competition, low interest rates, moderate credit growth, rising impairment charges.  Full Article

Fitch affirms Australia's four major banks
Wednesday, 11 May 2016 01:51am EDT 

Fitch: Fitch affirms Australia's four major banks .Fitch - Affirmed ratings of Australia and New Zealand Banking Group, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, National Australia Bank & Westpac Banking Corp.  Full Article

Moody's says Australian major banks face increased challenges for rest of 2016
Tuesday, 10 May 2016 09:28pm EDT 

Moody's: Australian major banks face increased challenges for rest of 2016 . Australia's four major banks face a moderate weakening in asset quality and a slowdown in earnings growth over the rest of 2016 .Capital levels likely to remain stable or improve moderately.  Full Article

Commonwealth Bank of Australia reports quarterly cash earnings of about $2.3 bln
Sunday, 8 May 2016 06:30pm EDT 

Commonwealth Bank of Australia : Cba March quarter 2016 trading update . Qtrly statutory net profit on an unaudited basis for the same period was approximately $2.4 billion . Cash earnings for the three months ended 31 March 2016 ("the quarter") were approximately $2.3 billion . Group's Basel III common equity tier 1 (cet1) apra ratio was 10.0 per cent as at 31 March 2016 . Says loan impairment expense was higher in the quarter at $427 million . Says qtrly group net interest margin was largely unchanged from 1h16 . Qtrly operating income growth was similar to 1h16 . Says qtrly total provisions higher at $3.9 billion .  Full Article

Commonwealth Bank of Australia declares interim dividend
Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016 04:24pm EST 

Commonwealth Bank of Australia:Declared an interim dividend of $1.98 per share, unchanged from the 2015 interim dividend.The interim dividend, which will be fully franked, will be paid on 31 March 2016.The ex-dividend date is 16 February 2016.  Full Article

Commonwealth Bank of Australia says it issued $1.25 bln 4.5 pct tier 2 capital subordinated notes
Tuesday, 8 Dec 2015 05:00pm EST 

Commonwealth Bank of Australia:On 9 December 2015, it issued US$1.25 billion 4.500% tier 2 capital subordinated notes due 9 December 2025.Says subordinated notes were issued under cba's US$50 billion rule 144a medium-term note program.Says issue of subordinated notes by CBA will not have a material impact on CBA's financial position.  Full Article

Commonwealth Bank of Australia announces final dividend
Wednesday, 12 Aug 2015 03:41am EDT 

Commonwealth Bank of Australia:Says a fully franked final dividend of $2.22 per share.The payment date is Oct. 1.  Full Article

Commonwealth Bank of Australia and related bodies corporate ceases to be substantial shareholder of Origin Energy Limited
Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 01:25am EDT 

Origin Energy Limited:Says Commonwealth Bank of Australia and related bodies corporate ceases to be substantial holder of the company effective Oct. 7.  Full Article

Commonwealth Bank of Australia and related bodies corporate becomes initial substantial shareholder of Origin Energy Limited
Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 01:24am EDT 

Origin Energy Limited:Says Commonwealth Bank of Australia ACN 123 123 124 (CBA) and its related bodies corporate becomes initial substantial shareholder of the company effective Oct. 06 with 40,178,464 ordinary shares and 3.63 pct voting power.  Full Article

Australia shares end up as CBA result boosts banks, NZ slips

SYDNEY, May 9 Australian shares clawed back early losses and ended higher on Monday as upbeat quarterly results from Commonwealth Bank of Australia boosted financial stocks, while New Zealand stocks edged lower.