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Business leaders recognised
ELIZA BAVIN  |  TUESDAY, 9 JUN 2020
... honoured for significant service to business and commerce, and to the superannuation sector. Whetherall is a director and committee member of the New South Wales Business Chamber (NSWBC), and also a director of the Australian Chamber of Commerce and ...
QIC appoints executive director
KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 5 JUN 2020
... December after eight years at QIC. Sriskandarajah will report to QIC chief executive Damien Frawley and join the executive committee. In his most recent role, he was BMO Global Asset Management's Asia Pacific managing director based in Hong Kong. Last ...
Taper rates need revamp
KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 4 JUN 2020
... advice and information. This is according to Rice Warner chief executive and Actuaries Institute Public Policy Council Committee Andrew Boal in a paper titled 'Spending in retirement and the taper rate' published by the Actuaries institute. As of January ...
IFM Investors hits back at MP demanding probe
KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 4 JUN 2020
Greg Combet has written to Standing Economics Committee chair Tim Wilson, rejecting the latter's claims of a conflict of interest in IFM's business and the demand for an APRA investigation into industry funds. Last month, Wilson wrote to APRA asking ...
Asgard, Future Super shamed on ERS
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 4 JUN 2020
At a hearing of the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics that was supposed to focus on ME Bank's recent troubles, the super funds performing poorly in terms of early release copped surprise criticism. APRA had advised that early ...
38 staff punished over AUSTRAC scandal: Westpac
ELIZA BAVIN  |  THURSDAY, 4 JUN 2020
... which is already well advanced," McFarlane said. "We have established a new Board Legal, Regulatory & Compliance sub-committee, appointed a deeply experienced executive to a new executive position directly responsible for financial crime compliance ...
Renewed scrutiny for ME Bank
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 2 JUN 2020
Liberal MP Tim Wilson has asked to recall ME Bank to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics after correspondence with ASIC for a hearing later this week. During ME Bank chief executive James McPhee's appearance at the last committee ...
Chief economist update: What to expect when you're expecting
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 2 JUN 2020
... starting to have a positive impact on confidence. So much so, that on May 28, Governor Lowe told the Senate Select Committee on COVID-19 that: "The evidence so far is that our mid-March package is working as expected and it is helping build the necessary ...
Enquiry into lacklustre employee share schemes
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 29 MAY 2020
... schemes will be the subject of a public enquiry, with the aim of breathing new life into such schemes. The Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue will inquire into and report on the tax treatment of employee share schemes, to understand whether a more ...
Red tape to slow recovery: Lowe
ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 29 MAY 2020
... de-regulation, warning excess regulation threatens the "dynamism" of the Australian economy. Speaking to the Senate Select Committee on COVID-19, Lowe said the past three months have been extraordinary and there has been an unprecedented policy response. ...
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