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NAB agrees to RC wealth recommendations
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 15 MAR 2019
... to allow mortgage brokers to continue collecting trailing commissions earlier this week, NAB said it will work with Treasury's working group to "ensure that the broking industry remains viable, customers have choice and get the best possible ...
Rejuvenated APRA asserts authority
KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 14 MAR 2019
... pending passage of a key Bill to strengthen APRA's enforcement powers however is hampering its new initiatives. Treasury Laws Amendment (Improving Accountability and Member Outcomes in Superannuation Measures No. 1) Bill 2019, which gives APRA ...
Chief economist update: Iron ore up or iron ore down?
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 12 MAR 2019
... in 2019/20. With iron ore prices averaging around US$72.31/tonne so far this fiscal year - nearly US$20 higher than Treasury's projections - they'll help counteract the slowing economy and at the same time allow Prime Minister Scott ...
Consultation opens for claim handling changes
HARRISON WORLEY  |  MONDAY, 4 MAR 2019
... One such concern is that claims handling staff may suddenly be deemed as providing personal financial advice. A Treasury consultation paper released late last week argues removing just the insurance claims handling exemption might create ...
Equity Trustees acquires superannuation trustee
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 26 FEB 2019
... services businesses. Its acquisition of OneVue RE Services (now known as EQT Responsible Entity Services) and Treasury Capital (now known as Equity Trustees UK & Europe) in 2017, also contributed to revenue growth. EQT's NPAT increased ...
Super needs a clear objective: Cooper
HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 21 FEB 2019
... retail funds, SMSFs - all together in a room and all agreeing that we need to proceed with implementing an objective of super. "But it fell down because the Government and Treasury would not commit to having adequacy as part of the objective."
Group insurance reforms to be tabled
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 20 FEB 2019
... to under-25 year olds and those with low account balances on an opt-in basis will be tabled in Parliament today. The Treasury Laws Amendment (Putting Members' Interests First) Bill 2019 requires superannuation funds to only offer life cover to ...
Government carves out super deal
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 15 FEB 2019
... Government's signature superannuation legislation passed through the Senate, but not without victims. Last night the Treasury Laws Amendment (Protecting Your Superannuation Package) Bill 2018 passed the Senate after a deal was struck with the ...
J.P. Morgan introduces digital currency for instos
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 15 FEB 2019
... using the coin for a fraction of the $8.45 trillion it moves for institutions each day. J.P. Morgan head of digital treasury services and blockchain Umar Farooq said the bank has always believed in the potential of blockchain technology and is ...
Treasury initiates review post RC
KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 8 FEB 2019
... gaps and overlaps in current services. It will also probe the adequacy of models to deliver them for future funding, Treasury said in a statement. Department of Families and Social Services will lead the review, in consultation with Treasury and ...
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