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ASIC calls out accountants
ELIZA BAVIN  |  TUESDAY, 5 NOV 2019
... financial advice" than financial advisers. In its submission to the Review of the Tax Practitioners Board released by Treasury, the regulator said it does not believe accountants should be exempt from the Australian Financial Services license regime ...
Super investment menus not what they seem: Rice Warner
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 1 NOV 2019
... Rice Warner questions whether superannuation investment menus are really appropriately designed for members. Since the Treasury Laws Amendment (Design and Distribution Obligations and Product Intervention Powers) Bill 2018 passed in April 2019 new requirements ...
Chief economist update: Fed pause could be a short one
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 1 NOV 2019
... period. Not only that, inflation expectations - as measured by the yield differential between 10-year Treasuries and Treasury Inflation Protected Securities (TIPS) - have fallen to 1.54% at the end of October from this year's high of 1.97% (April). ...
Cbus veteran moves to APRA
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 21 OCT 2019
... fund. She previously was in the role of public policy advisor. Barrett has held roles at ESSSuper, the Department of Treasury and Finance Victoria and APRA previously.
Grandfathered commissions ban passes
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 15 OCT 2019
... the reforms, the benefit of any conflicted remuneration payable under a contract must be passed on to the client. The Treasury Laws Amendment (Ending Grandfathered Conflicted Remuneration) Bill 2019 was first introduced to parliament at the start of ...
MLC Life strengthens group insurance team
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 14 OCT 2019
... that of Andrea Forbes to the role of executive lead - relationship management, group insurance. Forbes joined from NSW Treasury and is also a former Sunsuper executive.
Code monitoring move disappoints industry
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 14 OCT 2019
... undertaken towards implementing code monitoring by the end of this year," the joint statement from Frydenberg and Hume said. "Treasury will immediately begin engaging with these associations, consumer representatives and other stakeholders to consult ...
Chief economist update: When QE is not QE
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 14 OCT 2019
... is not, according to the US Federal Reserve. On October 11, the Fed issued a press release explaining its plan to buy Treasury bills at "an initial pace of approximately $60 billion per month, starting with the period from mid-October [October 15] to ...
ETFS Capital backs indexing startup
KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 11 OCT 2019
... marathon, not a sprint," Tuckwell said. ETFS Capital has previously also backed the London-based cash management fintech Treasury Spring, ETF analytics and data company ETFLogic and specialist ETF and index data/technology vendor ULTUMUS. In Australia ...
MLC Life appoints group insurance executive
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 8 OCT 2019
MLC Life Insurance has appointed an executive lead to its group insurance business, recruiting from NSW Treasury. Andrea Forbes has joined MLC Life as executive lead - relationship management, group insurance. She joins from NSW Treasury where she was ...
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