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  • Economy

The Forward View – May Economic insights

NAB Economics has delivered its latest forecasts for the Australian and global economies, with inflation the big question mark.

  • 23.05.2024
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  • Budget

2024 Federal Budget: NAB Economic Commentary

The NAB Economics team provides analysis and insights on the 2024 Federal Budget, including commentary on what it means for health, small and medium business, education and individuals.

  • 15.05.2024
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  • Budget

NAB CEO reflects on the Federal Budget

Following the 2024 Federal Budget, NAB Group CEO Andrew Irvine commented on the Government’s commitments.

  • 15.05.2024
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  • Economy

Not an easy needle to thread: NAB CEO on interest rates and the economy

NAB CEO Andrew Irvine reflects on Australia’s resilient economy and how this is impacting inflation and interest rates.

  • 10.05.2024
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  • Customers

New NAB CEO pens letter of thanks and support to customers

New NAB CEO Andrew Irvine has written to customers reiterating NAB’s support on issues, including the rising cost of living and scams.

  • 02.04.2024
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  • Economy

Ross McEwan and Andrew Irvine join RN Breakfast

NAB’s Ross McEwan and Andrew Irvine joined ABC RN Breakfast this morning to discuss the CEO transition, housing, economic conditions and how NAB is supporting customers.

  • 01.03.2024
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  • Economy

Melbourne and Sydney businesses “Enchanted” by Taylor’s Aussie Era

Taylor fever gripped Sydney-siders last weekend, with an estimated $135 million boost in spending recorded at businesses in Sydney’s inner suburbs

  • 28.02.2024
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  • Customers

NAB CEO on the economy, simplification, and the future of banking

NAB CEO Ross McEwan has expressed optimism about the state of the economy during a wide-ranging discussion at the ABA/TTBC Economic Forecast 2024 event, while also noting the need to reduce red tape to better support the growth of small businesses in Australia.

  • 26.02.2024
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  • Customers

Getting the basics right for customers, industry and community

NAB CEO Ross McEwan delivered a speech at an ABA and TTBC event about strengthening the banking industry and delivering for customers.

  • 22.02.2024
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  • Business

Eras Tour proves to be a “Love Story” for local economy

Taylor mania led to an enchanted weekend for businesses in Melbourne’s inner suburbs, with an estimated $174 million boost in spending across her three tour dates

  • 20.02.2024
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  • Business

Game, Set, Match: AO serves up a win for Melbourne businesses

Record-breaking Australian Open crowds provide significant boost for Melbourne businesses.

  • 31.01.2024
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  • Economy

NAB CEO’s 2024 economic outlook

NAB CEO Ross McEwan says Australia is well-placed to recover in 2024 as Australians respond quickly to sharp cost of living increases.

  • 19.01.2024
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  • Economy

NAB Chair and CEO address the 2023 AGM

  • 15.12.2023
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  • Business

Ross McEwan appointed ABA Chair

Upon his appointment to Chair of the Australian Banking Association, NAB Group CEO Ross McEwan said he had three priorities for the industry.

  • 08.12.2023
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  • Business

How Aussie businesses can grow and thrive in 2024

NAB Group Executive Business and Private Banking Andrew Irvine addressed the final Trans-Tasman Business Circle gathering of 2023 to outline why he believes the Australian economic glass remains “half full” and to discuss his hopes for 2024.

  • 07.12.2023
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  • Climate

A co-ordinated approach to net zero

At the third Investor Roundtable, NAB CEO Ross McEwan spoke about the approach NAB is taking with its customers and the importance of a coordinated approach to reaching Australia’s 2050 net zero target.

  • 05.12.2023
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