Nature of Business
In 2017, Westpac Banking Corporation (Westpac) is proud to celebrate our bicentenary. As Australia's first bank, we have a proud heritage of helping support our customers for the past 200 years. Now with more than 12 million customers globally, we operate throughout Australia, New Zealand, the Pacific and in the key markets of Singapore, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing, Mumbai, New York and London.
Ranked consistently as the Global Banking Industry Leader in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for the past 9 years, and with an AA- credit rating (S&P Long Term), we continue to create a sustainable future, offering the stability and longevity to support our customers.
Our aim is to partner with our customers to seamlessly connect them to the increasing trade, capital and people flows in the region. Westpac partners with our corporate and institutional consumers to provide expertise in foreign exchange, debt and global capital markets, trade finance and transactional banking. We also provide term deposits to high-net-worth individuals.