A practical guide to ethics The Oath Take the oath Support the oath Institutional Support Signatories The Oath Trust is the foundation of my profession. I will serve all interests in good faith. I will compete with honour. I will pursue my ends with ethical restraint. I will help create a sustainable future. I will help create a more just society. I will speak out against wrongdoing and support others who do the same. I will accept responsibility for my actions. In these and all other matters; My word is my bond. The Vision A banking and finance industry that meets the community’s needs and has its full confidence thereby fulfilling its integral role in society.