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.
The suggestion that there should be a royal commission into the banking & finance Industry has struck a raw nerve with many people. Some relish the thought of a spotlight being shone onto the ‘big end of town’. Too often, it is thought, the rich and powerful escape sharp scrutiny of a kind reserved for the less privileged.  So, the flavour of the current debate is laced with a discernible dose of ‘revenge’ – in anticipation of ‘evening of the score’.

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