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  • Cyber Security

NAB launches campaign to help Aussies ‘See Through Scams’

Young Australians are the least concerned about becoming a victim of a scam or cyber-attack and believe they know how to protect themselves, yet are among the most likely to experience one, according to new NAB insights.

  • 26.04.2023
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  • Business

Easter spend in regional Australia cracks $1 billion

Businesses in regional Australia saw a cracking Easter long weekend with $1.3 billion spent at small and medium sized businesses across the country, new NAB data shows*.

  • 14.04.2023
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  • Small Business

Let’s Get Ready to Rumball with Easy Tap

Small business runs in the blood of the Iramiyans, and NAB’s Easy Tap is helping their own business dreams come to life.

  • 13.04.2023
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  • Small Business

Footy is back with a $67 million-dollar bang for Melbourne businesses

Footy fans were back in force for the opening round of the 2023 AFL season, and it wasn’t just pies and sauce on the menu, with spend at Melbourne accommodation, restaurants, bars and pubs pulling in $67 million, according to NAB transaction data*.

  • 23.03.2023
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  • Business

International acts inject over $20 million into Melbourne businesses

Harry Styles, Ed Sheeran and Snoop Dogg brought in an estimated $21.3 million into local businesses as international acts return to Melbourne, new NAB transaction data shows.

  • 09.03.2023
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  • Ventures

NAB Ventures leads $30 million investment round in payments software company DataMesh

NAB Ventures has led a $30m Series A round in payments software and data analytics business, DataMesh Group, and is partnering with DataMesh to help transform the point-of-sale user experience for NAB business customers.

  • 22.02.2023
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  • Business

Advanced metal manufacturer secures $15m investment with NAB and ABGF

With NAB’s assistance, an Australian family-owned advanced manufacturing company has secured $15 million in funding from the Australian Business Growth Fund (ABGF).

  • 20.02.2023
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  • Economy

Money buys love on the most romantic day of the year

Romance is alive and well with NAB data showing Australians spent more than $849 million at restaurants, jewellers and florists during this year’s Valentine’s Day celebrations – up 7% on the year prior.

  • 20.02.2023
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  • Business

Regional Australia’s $10 billion summer holiday windfall

Regional Australia has benefited from an estimated $10.9 billion in holiday spending according to estimates from Australia’s largest business bank.

  • 17.02.2023
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  • Small Business

A New Reality

Using the latest Augmented Reality tech, NAB customer Grub Lab transforms traditional colouring-in activity packs into interactive 3D experiences.

  • 09.02.2023
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  • Business

Record-breaking Australian Open a boon for Melburnian hospitality

Record-breaking crowds at this year’s Australian Open (AO) have helped inject more than $400 million into Melbourne’s accommodation, hospitality and tourism sectors, new NAB figures show.

  • 02.02.2023
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  • Bushfires

From fire and grief to a coffee cart

Small business owner Matthew Kidson is one of the customers that NAB Assist’s Chantelle Marianov has supported through tough times. It all started with a fire.

  • 12.01.2023
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  • Business

NAB’s Gift Guide

For 12 days from December 1, NAB will feature 12 great Australian businesses with products that will inspire you to get through your festive shopping list. Day 11 is NAB customer DrinksPlinks!

  • 01.12.2022
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  • Business

Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales top $7 billion

Australians spent more than an estimated $7.1 billion across the four-day Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping event, new NAB transaction data shows.

  • 30.11.2022
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  • Economy

Australian businesses still struggling to fill jobs

Australian business owners are yet to see an improvement to the labour shortage issue, and some believe it has got worse, new NAB research shows.

  • 16.11.2022
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