Westpac group globally at a glance

Westpac Institutional Bank, has specialist teams operating globally across all key industry sectors, leveraging expert knowledge of Australasian markets and through the Westpac group’s global network, to provide ‘best-in-market’ service to our cross-border clients.

Clients can benefit from the best local advice knowledge and services, all backed by specialist Westpac support.

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Americas

Westpac Banking Corporation opened for business in the USA in 1970. Today its New York office has approximately 40 people offering our institutonal and high net worth clients a range of services centred around the Westpac group’s geographical area of differentiation and expertise - Australia and New Zealand.

Europe

Westpac Institutional Bank is represented in Europe by the London office of over 80 staff. Westpac Banking Corporation has been in the UK since 1853 and is the oldest surviving foreign bank in the UK.

Our client-led strategy focusses on providing New Zealand and Australian banking expertise to clients right across Europe: including Spain, France, Germany, Switzerland, Netherlands, Sweden, Norway, and Finland.

Westpac Banking Corporation is committed to a growth strategy in Europe and its clear focus is to be the #1 provider of New Zealand and Australian financial solutions and banking services to the European market.

Asia

Westpac Banking Corporation’s Asia operations began in 1972. Since that time, it has grown its knowledge base and expertise in the Asian market significantly. From its initial base in Singapore, Westpac Banking Corporation has expanded to Hong Kong Shangai and Beijing, where it partners with Alliances Shanghai Banking.

To help our clients transact in the Indian market, Westpac Banking Corporation has signed an alliance with the Bank of India and has representative offices in Mumbai.

Westpac Banking Corporation’s Hong Kong and Singapore offices specialise in private banking services for high net worth clients with strong links to New Zealand and Australia.

Australia and New Zealand

Our specialist teams gain an intimate understanding on our clients’ businesses and industries. These dedicated teams have the research and analytical skills to develop tailor made solutions for our clients in the Australasia region.

We are 100% focused on providing exceptional service, products and execution to our domestic clients doing business offshore, and international clients transacting in our markets.