Terms of Reference

Inquiry into the post-GFC banking sector

Terms of Reference

An examination of recent developments in the banking sector arising out of the impact of the global financial crisis and subsequent events, including:  
(a) the impact of international regulatory changes on the Australian banking sector, particularly including changes to  liquidity and capital holding requirements;
(b) the impact on relative shares of specific banking markets;
(c) the current cost of funds for lending purposes;
(d) the impact on borrowing and lending practices in the banking sector both during and since the global financial crisis;
(e) the need for further consideration of the state of the broader finance and banking sector; and
(f) any other relevant matters.

For further information, contact:

Senate Standing Committees on Economics
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone:+61 2 6277 3540
Fax:+61 2 6277 5719


We acknowledge the traditional owners and custodians of country throughout Australia and acknowledge their continuing connection to land, waters and community. We pay our respects to the people, the cultures and the elders past, present and emerging.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised that this website may contain images and voices of deceased people.