Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited (ANZ) is engaged in providing a range of banking and financial products and services to retail, small business, corporate and institutional clients. It conducts its operations primarily in Australia and New Zealand, and the Asia Pacific region. It also operates in the United Kingdom and the United States.
At September 30, 2009, the Company had 1,352 branches and other points of representation worldwide excluding automatic teller machines (ATMs). During the fiscal year ended September 30, 2009 (fiscal 2009), it operated in three segments: Australia, New Zealand, and the combined Asia, Pacific, Europe and America.
It focuses primarily on four customer-based divisions: retail, commercial, wealth and institutional.
In March 2010, it acquired Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc's retail and commercial businesses in Hong Kong. In May 2010, it acquired The Royal Bank of Scotland Plc’s retail and commercial businesses in Singapore.