The latest announcements relating to site upgrades and new features, as well as topical market and regulatory news. Older articles are archived as newer ones are posted.

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15 JUN

EOFY Statements Coming Soon

Prepare for the End of Financial Year (EOFY) with the following statements to make tax time easier.

11 JUN

You may have noticed some changes to your web experience

We’ve made some homepage improvements to make it easier to manage your portfolio.

26 APR

Re-introducing Settlement SMS Notifications

Early September 2021, we introduced SMS notifications to be sent to your preferred mobile number the day before settlement is due (T+1).

16 FEB

Trading Code SMS – additional layer of security when placing or amending trades online

On 7 February, we introduced Trading Code SMS as an optional additional layer of security for your Westpac Share Trading account/s.


10 DEC

Termination of Chi-X TraCRs

On 18 November 2021, Deutsche Access Investments Limited (DAIL) announced it will discontinue its Chi-X TraCR offering and terminate all Series of TraCRs on 21 February 2022.

01 OCT

Removal of Nikkei Index

Please be advised that from Tuesday, 5 October 2021, we will be progressively removing the display of Nikkei Market Index information from our website.


Changes to our Disclosure Documents due to Design and Distribution Obligations and Internal Dispute Resolution Legislation

ASIC recently announced new regulatory guides concerning the design and distribution of regulated products to customers.

05 AUG

Internet Explorer no longer supported

As announced by Microsoft, services and support for the Internet Explorer (IE) web browser will be gradually removed with IE retired in 2022.

21 JUL

Now Available – End of Financial Year Statements

Save time and effort come tax time, with Westpac’s comprehensive End of Financial Year (EOFY) share statements.

03 MAY

Important Notice – Westpac Online Investment Loan Fixed Interest Rate Changes

Westpac’s commitment to our customers includes keeping you up to date with changes in our interest rates.

30 APR

Updates to the Global Markets Trading Terms and Conditions and the US Exchange Traded Options PDS effective 1 May 2021

Effective Saturday 1 May, 2021, we will be making a change to the Global Markets Trading Terms and Conditions and the US Exchange Traded Options Product Disclosure Statement (PDS).

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