Our history dates back over 175 years. We are committed to building lasting partnerships with our customers, shareholders and communities in 33 countries in Australia, New Zealand, throughout Asia and the Pacific, and in the Middle East, Europe and America.
We provide a range of banking and financial products and services to over 9 million customers. We employ over 50,000 people worldwide. Business strategy We aim to become a super regional bank. This involves growing our presence in the Asia Pacific region and source 25-30% of earnings from our Asia Pacific Europe and America Division by 2017, while also being very focused on growth in our core domestic businesses in Australia and New Zealand. We have a coherent strategy to drive competitive advantage.