OCT

11

Accelerator Cash Account Interest Rate Change

Effective Friday, 11 October 2019, the interest rate for the Commonwealth Bank Accelerator Cash Account (ACA) is changing.

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OCT

11

Investment Loan Interest Rate Change

Effective Friday, 11 October 2019, fixed and headline variable interest rates for CommSec Adviser Services Investment Loans will be reduced.

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OCT

04

Scheduled Website Maintenance: Wednesday, 16 October and Saturday, 19 October 2019

The trading website will be unavailable on Wednesday 16 October 2019 between 17:00 and 19:00 (Sydney time) and on Saturday 19 October 2019 between 09:00 and 17:00 (Sydney time), whilst we perform scheduled maintenance.

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OCT

01

Qantas Airways Limited (ASX: QAN) off-market buyback: opens Monday 23 September 2019

On 22 August 2019, Qantas Airways Limited (ASX: QAN) announced plans to buy back up to 79.7 million of its shares through an off market share ‘buyback’.

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SEP

10

Notice of update to the Financial Services Guide.

Effective Friday, 11 September 2019, the Financial Services Guide will be updated.

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SEP

02

Stay up-to-date with the Adviser Day Book email report

View a report of your completed and pending trades plus upcoming settlements. Free and delivered to your inbox daily.

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AUG

26

Important update for trading accounts settling to a Third-Party provider

From Friday, 30 August 2019, online trading will be removed for accounts which settle DVP to a Third-Party provider (margin loan or investment platform).

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JUL

17

Accelerator Cash Account Interest Rate Change

Effective Tuesday, 23 July 2019, the interest rate for the Commonwealth Bank Accelerator Cash Account (ACA) is changing.

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JUL

17

Investment Loan and CALIA+ Interest Rate Change

Effective Friday, 19 July 2019, the headline variable interest rate for CommSec Adviser Services Investment Loans will be reduced.

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JUL

05

Notice of update to Accelerator Cash Account (ACA) and Term Deposit General Information Statement

Effective Friday, 5 June 2019, the ACA and Term Deposit General Information Statement will be updated.

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June

02

Financial Year Wrap

Total returns on Australian shares (All Ordinaries Accumulation index) have lifted by 11% over 2018/19 (20-year average +9.5%) to a smidgen below record highs.

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JUN

21

Interest rate change notice for Investment Loan

Please be advised that the headline variable interest rates on CommSec Adviser Services Investment Loans will be reduced by 0.25% per annum, effective 21 June 2019.

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JUN

18

Interest rate change notice for Accelerator Cash Account

Following on from the Reserve Bank of Australia’s (RBA) rate decision on 4 June 2019, the Commonwealth Bank Accelerator Cash Account (ACA) interest rates will be reduced.

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MAY

23

Notice of changes to Accelerator Cash Account (ACA) Terms and Conditions

Effective 1 July 2019, the Terms and Conditions of the CommBank Accelerator Cash Account will be updated.

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MAY

14

SMSFs change tack on their investments

SMSFs faced the winds of uncertainty in global markets as well as concerns over geopolitical and economic issues. As a result, they changed their investment tack in the second half of 2018.

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MAY

13

Federal Budget 2019/2020

This year, the theme is “A stronger economy and a secure future.” Certainly the features of this year’s Budget are similar to last year. Tax cuts and infrastructure spending are the centre-piece elements.

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APR

16

Woolworths Group (WOW) Off-Market Buy-Back: Tender opens 16 April 2019

On Monday, 1 April, Woolworths Group (WOW) announced plans to conduct an off-market buy back, to return up to $1.7 billion to shareholders.

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APR

08

Individual Equity ETOs Expire Tuesday 23rd April 2019.

Please note: Individual Equity ETO** Expiry has been adjusted to Tuesday 23rd April 2019 due to the Public Holiday.

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MAR

31

Changes to the account application process are effective.
What you need to know.

We now use CommBank's client identification checks and as a result, no longer accept FSC/IFSA forms for client identification. We now ask for two forms of commonly used identification from you and your clients.

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MAR

25

Caltex Australia Limited (CTX) Off-Market Buy-Back: Tender opened 18 March 2019

On Tuesday, 26 February, Caltex Australia Limited (CTX) announced plans to buy back around $260 million worth of its Shares through an off-market tender.

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FEB

20

Notice of update to Share Trading, Investment Loan and CALIA+ Terms and Conditions, and ETO PDS

Effective Friday, 1 March 2019, the Share Trading, Investment Loan and CALIA+ Terms and Conditions, and Exchange Traded Options Product Disclosure Statement will be updated.

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DEC

31

Important notice of changes to Accelerator Cash Account (ACA) Terms and Conditions

In order to support changes to withdrawal limits which apply to the ACA we will be updating our Terms and Conditions.

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DEC

28

End of Year Wrap

Prospects for the Australian economy remain good. The Reserve Bank recently said that GDP growth would be around 3½ per cent on average in 2018 and 2019. And we wouldn’t greatly disagree with the forecasts.

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DEC

20

Changes to Off Market Transfer forms

We are pleased to announce that from Monday, 17 December 2018, all off market transfer forms may now be submitted via email, rather than post, as we no longer require a wet signature.

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DEC

03

Introducing additional SMS client notifications

We are pleased to announce that as of 1 December 2018, we are now sending additional client notifications to all account holders.

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