Treasury Today Country Profiles in association with Citi



Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) is among the top four banks in Australia, the largest banking group in New Zealand and the Pacific, and among the top 50 banks in the world with a history that dates back 180 years. ANZ provides a range of banking and financial products and services to around eight million customers, and employs approximately 50,000 people worldwide.

The goal of ANZ’s International and Institutional Bank is to provide smart, borderless solutions for our clients whose businesses are dependent on trade, capital and wealth flows across the Asia-Pacific region. At ANZ Global Transaction Banking, we support this through our home market advantage in Australia and New Zealand, and through our presence and capability in 32 countries across Asia, the Pacific, the Middle East, Europe and America. With end-to-end solutions across Trade and Supply Chain and Payments and Cash Management, we enable you to seamlessly connect with your suppliers and customers no matter where you are located.

Contact details:
Hari Janakiraman
Head of Global Core Trade Product
+61 3 86547829

Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Bank of America Merrill Lynch is one of the world’s largest financial institutions, providing a full range of banking, investing, asset management and other financial products and services. It is a leading global bank and wealth management franchise and a premier corporate and investment banking and capital market business, providing innovative services in M&A, equity and debt capital raising, lending, trading, risk management, research, and liquidity and payments management. Clients and customers can expect access to a comprehensive suite of world class products, services, and expertise from an organisation that serves clients through operations in more than 40 countries and has treasury relationships with 87% of the US Fortune 1,000 companies and 65% of the Fortune Global 500.

For additional information regarding Bank of America Merrill Lynch,
please see


SWIFT is a member-owned cooperative through which the financial world conducts its business operations with speed, certainty and confidence. More than 10,800 financial institutions and corporations in over 200 countries trust SWIFT every day to exchange millions of standardised financial messages. These institutions include corporates, fund managers, broker-dealers, market infrastructures, market data providers, retail, wholesale and custodian banks. Many of these institutions are also shareholders of SWIFT.

SWIFT enables its users to exchange automated, standardised financial information securely and reliably, thereby lowering costs, reducing operational risk and eliminating operational inefficiencies. SWIFT also brings the financial community together to work collaboratively to shape market practice, define standards and debate issues of mutual interest.

Contact details:
Ms. Stella Lim
Head of Corporates Sales, Asia Pacific