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Challenges abound as super poises for COVID-19 recovery
ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 30 JUN 2020
... of super, and we don't have bipartisan support on that. "Super funds need some element of certainty... from a regulatory perspective; certainty around superannuation policy is required to allow us to invest long term." Although he noted that the ...
Foreign exchange broker banned
ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 30 JUN 2020
... to ASIC in relation to conduct within the OTC retail derivatives market. "ASIC has and will continue to take strong regulatory action to protect consumers of these products."
Former BMO head joins big four executive line-up
ALLY SELBY  |  MONDAY, 29 JUN 2020
... National Australia Bank, and is expected to start with the bank out of its Melbourne office in September, subject to regulatory approvals. NAB chief executive Ross McEwan said the appointment would help grow the financial giant's business banking ...
Disgraced lobbyist charged
ALLY SELBY  |  FRIDAY, 26 JUN 2020
A disgraced American lobbyist, businessman and movie producer, who was played by actor Kevin Spacey in a movie about his life, has been charged over his role in a fraudulent bitcoin scheme. Jack Abramoff, who in 2006 was sentenced to six years in federal ...
Investors should factor in climate risk: JANA
ELIZA BAVIN  |  THURSDAY, 25 JUN 2020
... benefit from the transition to a low carbon economy. However, for larger scale investment in particular, policy and regulatory uncertainty needs to be overcome," he said. A survey of JANA clients also demonstrated widespread dissatisfaction with Canberra ...
Crypto investment opportunities outright scams: ASIC
ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 25 JUN 2020
ASIC has reported an increase in investment scams during the COVID-19 pandemic, with most cryptocurrency "opportunities" in particular panning out to be outright scams. The corporate watchdog saw a 20% increase in scam reports from March to May this ...
Pendal adds SRI lense to multi-asset fund
HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 24 JUN 2020
... Blayney said that through a "powerful combination" of changes in consumer behaviour, stakeholder expectations and regulatory intervention, the firm believes earnings and asset prices across all asset classes will shift over the next decade and beyond. ...
ASIC refuses just 3% of AFSL relief applications
HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 24 JUN 2020
... relief from the Corporations Act and National Credit Act during the six month period. ASIC said the relief had a "net regulatory benefit" by facilitating business and cutting red tape, which it added is an important part of its function. "The reporting ...
Super funds face fresh data requirements
ALLY SELBY  |  WEDNESDAY, 24 JUN 2020
The prudential regulator will request additional data from the country's super funds, in a bid to understand the full impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the industry. The COVID-19 Pandemic Data Collection (PDC) will enable the regulator to conduct an ...
Managed funds redemptions top US$62bn
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 23 JUN 2020
... US$30 billion - nearly half of the levels already seen so far this year. "We believe that this will lead to greater regulatory and market scrutiny of how fund managers determine asset valuations and apply liquidity management measures," Fitch said. However ...
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