Original article by Richard Gluyas
The Australian – Page: 21 : 25-Jun-19
Westpac has begun to implement the recommendations arising from a self-assessment of its culture and governance, while it will also take on board any feedback from the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority. APRA requested the major banks to undertake a self-assessment in the wake of governance scandals at the Commonwealth Bank. Westpac has not released the full report of its self-assessment, but shareholders have been told that the review showed that its management of non-financial risks can be improved.
WESTPAC BANKING CORPORATION – ASX WBC, AUSTRALIAN PRUDENTIAL REGULATION AUTHORITY, COMMONWEALTH BANK OF AUSTRALIA – ASX CBA, NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK LIMITED – ASX NAB, AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND BANKING GROUP LIMITED – ASX ANZ