TITLE

BANKERS TO THE WORLD

AUTHOR(S)
Stensholt, John; James, David
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
BRW;10/4/2007, Vol. 29 Issue 39, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the globalization strategies of the four biggest Australian banks. According to the author, the skills and operational capacity of these banks will help them create niches in the global financial sector. The author reports that the banks' strategies range from retaining a domestic focus to attempting a more sophisticated regional positioning. The risks of the globalization moves are discussed.
ACCESSION #
27435022

 

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