Own Your Banking

Our model is the only alternative to the big banks that can claim it is solely customer focused – 100% of profits are used to benefit customers. And this is what we’re communicating through the ‘Own Your Banking’ campaign. Learn more.

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The Royal Commission put the spotlight on banking misconduct. It’s now time to focus on competition. The seemingly endless cycle of misconduct can be partly explained because of the market power of the biggest players. The solution to this problem is action to promote competition.

COBA’s proposes a four-step agenda to boost competition and benefit consumers in retail banking. Read our Competition Agenda.


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Independent KPMG Report recognises strong growth of customer owned banking sector

An independent report by KPMG has found the customer owned banking sector has performed strongly despite the economic headwinds and challenges facing the retail banking market.

Australia’s premier customer owned banking convention begins today

Australia’s customer owned banking sector’s premier annual convention, COBA 2019, begins today at Queensland’s Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Australia’s credit unions celebrate 71st annual International Credit Union Day

Credit unions around the world are celebrating the 71st International Credit Union Day, an annual international observance that recognises the significant contribution credit unions make to the community.


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