Kōrero: Banking and finance

Flock of cows

Between 2000 and 2010 ASB bank advertisements featured US actor Stephen Mellor as undercover banker Ira Goldstein, who was seeking the secrets of ASB’s success for an unnamed New York bank. In this commercial Ira’s efforts to pass as a knowledgeable farmer to learn secrets from a rural banker are undone when he refers to a ‘flock’ of cows rather than a herd.

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ASB Bank

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

David Tripe, 'Banking and finance - Working in banks', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/video/24665/flock-of-cows (accessed 9 December 2023)

He kōrero nā David Tripe, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010