From the Ethics Centre - If its not illegal, should you stop it?

Tuesday 4 February, 2020

The ethics centre's Fiona Smith has pubilshed an article challenging the audience to think about the ethics of practices even if they aren't illegal.

We would recommend all the BFO signatories read this article.

The Oath

  • Trust is the foundation of my profession.
  • I will serve all interests in good faith.
  • I will compete with honour.
  • I will pursue my ends with ethical restraint.
  • I will help create a sustainable future.
  • I will help create a more just society.
  • I will speak out against wrongdoing and support others who do the same.
  • I will accept responsibility for my actions.

In these and all other matters;
My word is my bond.

The Vision

A banking and finance industry that meets the community’s needs and has its full confidence thereby fulfilling its integral role in society.