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.
Competition may be crucial to the health of the banking and finance industry, but it shouldn’t come at the expense of ethical behaviour. This is one of the driving principles behind Women in Financial Services Award winner, Clare Payne’s work in driving the Banking and Finance Oath (BFO).
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