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Customer data protections progress
DARREN SNYDER  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 AUG 2018
... Government's proposal, customers will determine which data is shared, on what terms and with whom. Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison said the Consumer Data Right is a right for customers and not for those who wish to access or use a customer's data. "No ...
ASIC staff to investigate institutions from the inside
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 7 AUG 2018
... compliance by licensees and advisers with the Future of Financial Advice laws. In a joint statement, Treasurer Scott Morrison and Minister for Financial Services and Revenue Kelly O'Dwyer said: "The Turnbull Government is committed to ensuring ASIC ...
Productivity Commission proposes more changes to financial advice
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 6 AUG 2018
... panacea" and will unlikely be an effective regulatory response to competition concerns in this segment. Treasurer Scott Morrison told a media event there is a "much bigger opportunity" for competition to open up in superannuation. "I think there are ...
New lead for Productivity Commission
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 16 JUL 2018
... deputy secretary of the Victorian Department of Treasury and Finance. In announcing the appointment, Treasurer Scott Morrison said: "I congratulate Mr. Brennan on his appointment and look forward to him making a significant contribution to the important ...
Default life insurance reforms ineffective: Research
KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 13 JUN 2018
... retirement savings and cost the economy $2.46 billion annually, latest research from AIA Australia shows. Treasurer Scott Morrison announced in this year's Budget that superannuation funds will move from the default life insurance arrangements for members ...
Chief economist update: Another five minutes of sunshine?
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 7 JUN 2018
... outperformed its peers. To be sure, these are pretty numbers that'll sure put a smile on Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison's face and vindicate the Reserve Bank of Australia's (RBA) "central forecast for GDP growth to pick up, to average a ...
Retirement income paper open for consultation
KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 18 MAY 2018
... Supervision Act 1993. The SIS Act already has covenants on insurance and investment. On Budget night, Treasurer Scott Morrison flagged the upcoming release of the retirement covenant paper that opened for consultation yesterday. Future work on legislation ...
Budget measures to drive up super costs
ALEX BURKE  |  MONDAY, 14 MAY 2018
... charged by superannuation funds announced in this year's Budget may have unintended consequences. As per Treasurer Scott Morrison's speech, the Government will introduce a 3% annual cap on passive fees charged by funds on balances below $6000, and ban ...
Infrastructure receives $24.5 billion injection
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 9 MAY 2018
... create opportunities for infrastructure investors and managers in the future. In his Budget speech, Treasurer Scott Morrison said the $24.5 billion was a part of the $75 billion 10-year rolling infrastructure plan. Key infrastructure investments will ...
Morrison sharpens blockchain, AI agenda
KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 9 MAY 2018
... boost in last night's Budget, a move the Treasurer said will increase competition and create new jobs. Treasurer Scott Morrison said the funding boost will build on its Financial Technology Innovation initiatives first introduced in last year's Budget ...
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