Westpac Banking Corporation is financial-services provider headquartered in Westpac Place, Sydney. It is also the second-largest bank in New Zealand. It started its operations in 1817 as Bank of New South Wales and was renamed as Westpac Banking Corporation in 1982. Westpac has over 12.4 million customers with a branch network of 1200 branches and 2900 ATMs. It is also the second-largest bank by assets in Australia.
Westpact Banking Corporation’s core business activities consist of: Westpac Retail and Business Banking (RBB), Westpac Institutional Bank (WIB), BT Financial Group, St.George Bank Group (including BankSA, Bank of Melbourne and RAMS), Westpac New Zealand, ATM Alliance, Westpac Migrant Banking, Pacific Banking and Banking Alliance for Women.