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We need to fix the banks now. If the banks fail it affects everyone and everything.
The Greens led on establishing the Royal Commission while both Labor and the Liberals have dragged their heels on ba

Greens renew push for big bank levy & Royal Commission after CBA record profit

Following the CBA’s posting of another record profit, the Greens today said they would use their position in balance of power in the new Senate to push for a new levy on the big four banks and a ban

Greens renew push for big bank levy & Royal Commission after CBA record profit

Following the CBA’s posting of another record profit, the Greens today said they would use their position in balance of power in the new Senate to push for a new levy on the big four banks and a ban

Labor and Liberal must remain open-minded over calls to break up the banks

Greens Treasury spokesperson Senator Peter Whish-Wilson is calling upon both Labor and Liberal Parties to remain open-minded to calls to break up the banks in light of the compelling evidence at the R

CommInsure scandal reinforces need for an urgent Royal Commission

The Australian Greens have today reiterated their call for a Royal Commission into the financial services sector and the culture generated within vertically integrated banking models. Greens Finance

CommInsure scandal reinforces need for an urgent Royal Commission

The Australian Greens have today reiterated their call for a Royal Commission into the financial services sector and the culture generated within vertically integrated banking models. Greens Finance

It's time to break up the banks: Greens

Leader of the Australian Greens Dr Richard Di Natale and Treasury Spokesperson Sen. Peter Whish-Wilson today unveiled a proposal for a sweeping overhaul of our banking and financial services sector, a

Pressure of impending Bank Royal Commission continues to reap dividends for public

Greens Treasury spokesperson, Senator Peter Whish-Wilson, welcomes the move by Commbank to scrap ‘foreign ATM fees’ and calls upon other banks to immediately follow.Senator Whish-Wilson sa

Traders’ antics are no joke: we need a Royal Commission to get to the heart of the problem

The Australian Greens finance spokesperson, Senator Peter Whish-Wilson, said today that the “ugly spectacle” of Westpac and ANZ traders joking about their apparent rigging of the bank bill swap ra

Traders’ antics are no joke: we need a Royal Commission to get to the heart of the problem

The Australian Greens finance spokesperson, Senator Peter Whish-Wilson, said today that the “ugly spectacle” of Westpac and ANZ traders joking about their apparent rigging of the bank bill swap ra

Greens to move motion calling for Royal Commission into the Financial Sector

When the Senate resumes the week commencing 18 April the Greens will again move a motion calling for the establishment of a Royal Commission into the Financial Sector. The Greens last moved this motio

Greens to move motion calling for Royal Commission into the Financial Sector

When the Senate resumes the week commencing 18 April the Greens will again move a motion calling for the establishment of a Royal Commission into the Financial Sector. The Greens last moved this motio

Greens action in Parliament for a Banks Royal Commission

Capitalism On TrialWith the Banks Royal Commission still underway, it's unbeliable that the senate was asked to consider, and by default give a rubber stamp to, a voluntary code of practice w

Commbank’s $10 billion profit is a siren song on what is wrong with the Australian economy

Greens Treasury spokesperson, Senator Peter Whish-Wilson, responded today to the Commonwealth Bank’s record profit announcement.“The announcement of a $10 billion profit by Commonwealth Ba

AMP short on cultural change

Greens Treasury spokesperson, Senator Peter Whish-Wilson, commented on the appointment of David Murray as the new Chair of AMP.“I'm genuinely surprised at this announcement by AMP.“If

Senate agrees Government should reconsider royal commission into the abuse, violence and neglect of people with disabilities 

The Senate has supported a motion calling on the Government to reconsider its decision and commit to a Royal Commission into the violence, abuse and neglect of people with disability in institutional

Senate agrees Government should reconsider royal commission into the abuse, violence and neglect of people with disabilities 

The Senate has supported a motion calling on the Government to reconsider its decision and commit to a Royal Commission into the violence, abuse and neglect of people with disability in institutional

MDBA and Government obstructing transparency in attempt to avoid SA Royal Commission

The Australian Greens have slammed the Liberal Government and Murray Darling Basin Authority for attempting to corrupt the South Australian Royal Commission by trying to stop officials from giving evi

Greens to move for Parliamentary Commission of Inquiry into the banks

The Australian Greens have announced that they will move to introduce legislation into the Senate this week that would establish a Parliamentary Commission of Inquiry (PCI) into the Australian banking

Big banks winners from government Financial System Inquiry response: Greens

The Greens Treasury spokesperson Adam Bandt and Finance spokesperson Senator Peter Whish-Wilson today said that the big banks are the big winners from the government’s response to the Financial Syst

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