Mr Morrison said he had spoken to the bank's chief executive about the issue.
NAB's full-year net profit was $5.3 billion, a 1400% improvement on FY16's $352 million, when the bank was forced to take a hit on the sales of its underperforming British and insurance businesses.
The bank is expected to announce restructuring costs relating to the redundancies of between $500 million and $800 million in first half results early next year.
Heavyweight Rio Tinto Ltd closed at an over six-year high, while its rival, BHP Billiton Ltd closed at a 7-week high.
As transactions move to digital channels - and this is driven by our customers - we will need fewer people.
The aggressive restructuring comes amid a global push by banks to eke out better returns through tight control of costs and replacing staff with improved technology.
Thorburn highlighted the bank will happily retrain those who have the aptitude and commitment to do so, though he said that numerous job cuts will be in more "traditional" areas of the bank.
NAB said the results were "consistent" while it equally matched some analysts' expectations.
While net interest margin, a key gauge of profitability, fell 3 basis points from previous year, it was 6 basis points higher in the second half of the 2017 results, as the lender benefited from a repricing of its mortgage book.
NAB's full-year results, released Thursday (2 November), show that the group recruited an additional 338 brokers across aggregators PLAN, Choice and FAST for the 12 months ended 30 September 2017.
Interest rate levels have become a hot-button political and customer issue in Australia this year, with the corporate regulator pledging to investigate whether banks are using a push to curb a potential housing bubble as an excuse to profiteer through unnecessary mortgage rate rises.
Annual dividends declared was $5.3 billion, with a total dividend for FY2017 at 19.8 cents per share and a final dividend of 99 cents per share fully franked.
Russia's military campaign objectives "have been nearly accomplished", according to an influential lawmaker. More than 330,000 people have died and millions have been driven from their homes in the conflict in Syria .
As many as 29 civilians have been killed and several others injured as Saudi warplanes dropped bombs on Yemen's extreme northwest. An airstrike conducted by the Saudi-led coalition on a hotel in Yemen's northern Saadah province has killed 21 people.
Bieber rocked an oversized red sweatshirt and matching shoes, while Gomez looked super cozy in an all-gray ensemble. Abel and Selena have reportedly spoken several times and remain friendly despite their separation.
When asked on a couple of occasions on whether he would slot Notre Dame among the top four, Kelly steered clear of hypotheticals. The first college football playoff rankings of the 2017 season come out tonight at 7 p.m. on ESPN .
The acknowledgment came as Tesla reported third-quarter revenue of $2.98 billion, up 29.9% from a year earlier. On average, analysts anticipate that Tesla will post ($6.70) earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
He was cut by Cleveland during training camp and signed to be Denver's backup ahead of its season opener in September. Osweiler's work during that stretch helped the Broncos earn the No. 1 seed for their postseason run to Super Bowl 50.
Now it's a waiting game as the league deadline for trades is not until 4:00 p.m. today and the Dolphins may not be done just yet. He finished the 2016 season with eight touchdowns and 1,272 yards, which was the fourth-most in the NFL .
The board can also close the climb if it believes people will continue to visit the sacred site without being able to climb. According to the board, only 16 per cent of visitors to the national park climbed Uluru from 2011 to 2015.
Nehra played a stellar role for India eight years later in the 2011 World Cup semi-final, picking up 2/33 against Pakistan. The Mumbaikar was bating on 16 then, and if his eventual score was any indication, the visitors paid a huge price.
Dave Grohl was the guest host of Jimmy Kimmel Live this Tuesday (October 31), and took to the Halloween theme with aplomb. In the same episode, Grohl also interviewed fellow rocker Alice Cooper - appropriate, given that it was Halloween.
Probe of Trump-Russia links get strong support, poll finds
The USDA press office did not respond Wednesday to repeated requests for comment about the nominee's agricultural experience. The person familiar with Sessions' activity during the campaign said his testimony has been truthful and consistent.
Rahul Gandhi to visit Raebareli after NTPC plant explosion
The state government will also give Rs 50,000 for critically injured while Rs 25,000 for those who have suffered light injured. A National Disaster Response Force unit has been dispatched from Lucknow to assist in rescue operations.
US Preemie Birth Rates Rise 2 Years in a Row
Territory of Puerto Rico to receive the failing grade. "This is an unacceptable trend that requires immediate attention". Although North Carolina received a "D", the grade for individual counties for which numbers were available varied.