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.
Judge Rakoff echos Governor of the RBA, Glenn Stevens sentiments when he says "If shareholders and the other people who deal with the capital markets in the country think it's all backroom deals, they will not want to invest or they will be short-term investors and it will, in the very broad picture, damage the economy and damage the capital markets of the country.

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