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With the emergence of mutual banks (rebranded credit unions, building societies and mutual funds), Australian banking has taken a turn for the better.

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Nov 202013
 Posted by on 03/12/2013
Some customer-owned banking facts

While much market commentary centres around our “Big 4” financial institutions, Australia’s customer-owned sector is vibrant and healthy. Here are five fact your may not know about Australia’s customer-owned banking [...]

May 292013
 Posted by on 14/02/2014
Mutual Bank Awards - 2013

With the number of Mutual Banks Australia-wide soon to reach ten, these customer-owned institutions are becoming a force to reckon with. “Mutual bank” is a relatively new term in Australia. [...]

May 282013
 Posted by on 24/09/2013
Who are the customer-owned banks?

Customer-owned banking (or mutual banking) is a relatively new term in Australia. So what are they? In keeping with other mutual organisations, customer-owned banks provide the same consumer banking services as [...]

Feb 012013
 Posted by on 03/12/2013
How safe are mutual banks?

The global financial crisis (GFC) of 2008 caused a flurry of panic-stricken activity, as people rushed to ensure the safety of their money. It was during this time that the [...]