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Westpac Archives

Supermarkets pledge donations to flood-hit areas in NSW and QLD

Woolworths, Coles and Aldi raise funds to help those impacted by the recent floodings in NSW and QLD.
image of apple staff wearing face masks

Consumers fret about wider virus outbreak

Australians are worried about a deeper economic recession and unemployment.

Driving success from above

The traits Australia’s best retail leaders have in common.

Consumer confidence optimistic

Interest rate cut and falling petrol prices see consumer confidence increase.

Westpac introduces PayTag

Westpac New Zealand launches mobile payment sticker.

Consumer confidence recovery continues

Improved confidence to boost retail spending in second half of 2014.

Dollar holds ground

Dollar gets support from higher European market.

Dollar starts to claw back losses

Dollar bounces back after three week low.

Confidence slides

More pessimists than optimists on the state of the economy.

Confidence hits six month low

Consumer sentiment slumps to lowest level in six months.

Consumer confidence falls in October

Consumer confidence takes a backwards step after record month in September.

Aussie dollar soars

Surprising decision by US Federal Reserve on economic stimulus causes spike in Aussie dollar.

Confidence on the up

Australian consumer confidence hits three year high off the back of Federal election.

Shellharbour open for business

Stockland centre to officially launch this weekend following $330 million redevelopment.