ANZ declared that its cash profit for the second half of 2020 will be affected by an after the charge of $528 million due to large notable items including remediation costs and faster software amortization.
* Public Sector Keeping Up Job Figures For September
As per Stats NZ, job numbers increased by 7,266 to 2.2 million in September 2020 due to a rise in filled jobs in public administration and safety. The number of filled jobs rose in September 2020, following a similar rise in August. Between August and September, the number of filled positions usually increases, with last year's estimates increasing by 12,626 over the period.
* GTK Appoints Andy Green CBE as new Chair
Gentrack Group Limited (NZX: GTK) has appointed Andy Green CBE as Chair of its board of directors. He has extensive experience in technology leadership, counting CEO of Logica, and CEO of BT Global Services, the enterprise arm of British Telecom.