ASIC has today released a statement announcing that it has lodged legal proceedings against parties including Bank of Queensland, seeking compensation for investors arising out of the collapse of Storm Financial.
BOQ has launched foreign exchange payments via Internet Banking, making it even easier and more convenient for customers to create and send international and domestic telegraphic transfers via Internet Banking.
BOQ’s Series 2010-2 REDS Trust RMBS Oversubscribed to A$1.6 Billion
“In total 14 investors, including the Australian Office of Financial Management (“AOFM”), participated in the deal which was placed with investors. The AOFM participated with an investment of A$497.6 million in the Class A2 Notes.
BOQ Managing Director David Liddy enjoyed a day out with sick kids at the Royal Children’s Hospital Brisbane today to officially launch the Bank’s annual fundraising appeal, Banking on our Kids, which runs throughout July.
Is the Gold Coast’s Sean O’Hara the BOQ’s # 1 Brisbane Lions fan!
73 year-old Sean O’Hara has seen a lot of AFL in his life. He remembers laughing when, on relocating from Melbourne in 1986 to the Gold Coast, he heard a persistent rumour that Queensland was to host their own AFL team. He thought it was a joke.
Three consecutive Premierships later, the Brisbane Lions are no joke, and Sean O’Hara has only missed six of their home games since their very first at Carrara. That’s a fan! Could the Gold Coast’s O’Hara, a Foundation Lions Member, Members Hall of Fame Inductee and President of the Gold Lions (the Gold Coast Supporters Group of the Brisbane Lions) be BOQ’s #1 Brisbane Lions fan? BOQ aims to find out, having launched a national search to find their leading fan.
Melbourne’s Duncan Family are Three Generation Brisbane Lions Fans - Could They be the BOQ’s #1?
Melbourne’s Lorraine Duncan is in the middle of three generations of Brisbane Lions Fans – her mother Lorna (83 years-old) was the first lady to receive Life Membership of an AFL/ VFL club, Lorraine herself has been a member for 44 years and is President of the 190-strong Lions Cheer Squad in Victoria, and her two children are both Brisbane Lions fans. They even have Brisbane Lions tattoos on their ankles to prove it! Could this three-generation Lions Fan Family be the Club’s biggest fans?
National Search Announced to Find BOQ’s #1 Lions Fan!
They can lift a team from doom to zoom. They can change a score with their collective voices. They take players to a new level of performance. They are the colour behind the courage of athletes. They are the heart and soul of sporting clubs.
BOQ Completes Purchase of CIT Australia and New Zealand Vendor Finance Business
BOQ has overnight completed the purchase of CIT Group (Australia) Limited and CIT Group (New Zealand) Limited (CIT Australia and New Zealand), paying a combined total for purchase consideration and refinance of debt of $475 million.
Bank of Queensland Limited (BOQ) (ASX: BOQ), a leading Australian financial institution, and CIT Group Inc (“CIT”) (NYSE: CIT), a leading provider of financing to small businesses and middle market companies, today signed a purchase agreement under which BOQ will acquire Sydney-based CIT Group (Australia) Limited and CIT Group (New Zealand) Limited (“CIT ANZ”).
Bank of Queensland Managing Director David Liddy today announced the appointment of current CFO Ram Kangatharan to the newly created position of Chief Operating Officer (COO) to oversee the day-to-day operations of the Bank, effective 1 March 2010.
Bank of Queensland has confirmed that the issue associated with the BOQ EFTPOS terminals displaying an incorrect year 2016 was due to a software error in the merchant terminal. This issue has now been resolved.