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Broaden levy to foreign banks: Big four
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 19 JUN 2017
... reached, they said. Conversely, the Customer Owned Banking Association chief executive Mark Degotardi told the Senate committee the levy was a "modest step" towards reducing the unfair funding cost enjoyed by the major banks. The perception that the ...
ATO blamed for SG non-payment
KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 3 MAY 2017
... approach to policing superannuation guarantee payments has exacerbated the growing problem of non-compliance, a Senate committee report found. The ATO's reactive rather than proactive practices significantly contributed to the fiscal impact of SG non-payment ...
SG non-payment is an 'easy fix': ISA
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 2 MAY 2017
... single touch payroll coverage to all employees or tighten enforcement and penalty regimes, he said. "Both the senate committee and an inter-agency group established by the Financial Services Minister have been working on this for five months. The ducks ...
Senate committee files views on super objective
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  THURSDAY, 16 FEB 2017
Merits behind the Superannuation (Objective) Bill may soon be debated in the Senate, following a Senate Economics Legislation Committee report filed on Tuesday. Committee chair, Senator Jane Hume, told Financial Standard that after considering all positions ...
Super 2.0 must deliver retirement certainty: FSC
KERRIE SYDEE  |  FRIDAY, 18 NOV 2016
... fair. Speaking to the objectives of super, Gallagher said the government has agreed to refer the matter to a Senate committee enquiry in the hopes of achieving greater consensus across the board. "We should attempt to reach broad political consensus ...
Super trustee bill before the Senate
DARREN SNYDER  |  MONDAY, 9 NOV 2015
... five directors from bank owned funds are finance industry insiders," ISA chief executive David Whitely told the Senate committee last month.
Claims of wrongdoing have no basis: IOOF
DARREN SNYDER  |  TUESDAY, 7 JUL 2015
IOOF managing director Christopher Kelaher has told a Senate committee today that claims of widespread wrongdoing at the company have no basis of fact. "I'm confident that I can confirm to you and the broader community that the company has an extremely ...
Property bubble debate heats up
LAURA MILLAN  |  TUESDAY, 2 JUN 2015
... prices: "When you look at the housing price bubble evidence, it's unequivocally the case in Sydney," he told a Senate committee, and added that this was "certainly the case in higher priced areas in Melbourne." Fraser joined the Australian Prudential ...
Market Wrap AM
AAP  |  TUESDAY, 21 APR 2015
... the chief executives of Macquarie Group, National Australia Bank and Commonwealth Bank are due to appear before Senate committee inquiry into financial advice services. Rio Tinto and Oil Search are slated to post first quarter production reports. Leighton ...
Claims against advice arm have no factual basis: Macquarie
LAURA MILLAN  |  MONDAY, 4 AUG 2014
... Wealth." Macquarie has argued that it has been working with ASIC "to resolve all its matters of concern." But the Senate Committee questioned the effectiveness of the Macquarie EU with the regulator . "Given that ASIC did not, until recently, fully understand ...