No NPP payments in 2017

Real time payments might now limp into view by the end of February 2018, if banks' customers are lucky.Commonwealth Bank and Westpac are two big banks dragging the chain, making any debut before Christmas impractical. read more

Kellerman editing Banking Day

Bernard Kellerman is settling in as the new editor of Banking Day. Bernard is a former managing editor of AB&F and has been with Banking Day for almost four years. read more

MPs push to redefine APRA's role in banking

Political pressure is mounting on the federal government to address APRA's negative impact on competition in the banking sector, with influential cross-bench senator Nick Xenophon promising to introduce legislation next year that would reconfigure the way the prudential regulator operates. read more