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FSC calls for CSLR claims cap
ALLY SELBY  |  FRIDAY, 14 FEB 2020
The Financial Services Council (FSC) has called for the government to cap compensation claims over financial misconduct at "reasonable levels" so as not to create a "moral hazard". In a submission to the Treasury's Compensation Scheme of Last Resort ...
ISA demands pull Combet from ME Bank
HARRISON WORLEY  |  MONDAY, 10 FEB 2020
... through his background of public service during his time as a federal government minister and leader of the Australian Council of Trade Unions, has been of significant value to ME Bank and its customers. "Greg has made a valuable contribution to the ...
Future Fund chief to lead IFM Investors
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 4 FEB 2020
... business. He currently holds directorships at Perth Airport and FCLT Global. He is also a member of the MSCI advisory council and of the ASIC external advisory committee. Neal's move to IFM comes after Brett Himbury's surprise resignation from ...
Super fee obsession must stop
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 4 FEB 2020
... and consider the place for illiquid assets in MySuper. Citing APRA's heat maps as an example, the Australian Investment Council (formerly AVCAL) said that policy makers and regulators have focused discussions around inefficiencies in super fund performance ...
FSC sheds light on cancer impact
HARRISON WORLEY  |  TUESDAY, 4 FEB 2020
... billion paid out in the last financial year. According to data produced in partnership between the Financial Services Council and KPMG, Australia's life insurers paid out around $1.55 billion in claims associated with cancer in the year to 30 June 2019. ...
Regulators should face consequences for non-compliance: FSC
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 31 JAN 2020
The Financial Services Council is calling for ASIC and APRA to face consequences for failing to cooperate with one another. In a submission to Treasury on exposure draft legislation for the Financial Regulator Reform (No.2) bill, the FSC said it generally ...
Chief economist update: Steady as it was, steady it will be
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 JAN 2020
... because financial markets widely expected it, or a bit of both, but the European Central Bank's (ECB) first Governing Council meeting for 2020 - Madam Christine Lagarde's second meeting as ECB president - provided little excitement. It's ...
SMSFA chief slams regulators, FASEA
ALLY SELBY  |  FRIDAY, 24 JAN 2020
... borrowing arrangements," Maroney said. "The SMSF sector's exposure to these asset classes is reviewed regularly by the Council of Financial Regulators and their most recent report in 2019 indicated that there was no need to restrict such activities ...
VFMC hires investment stewardship lead
ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 24 JAN 2020
... previously served as a non-executive director for the Responsible Investment Association Australasia (RIAA) and the Australian Council of Superannuation Investors (ACSI). She is a member of the Australian Sustainable Finance Initiative's Sustainable ...
Aussie stocks burnt in blaze
ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 23 JAN 2020
... retail figures. The firm said international tourism is likely to also be impacted, with the Australian Tourism Export Council predicting a 10-20% drop in tourism revenue for 2020. However, UBS suggests the bushfire crisis is unlikely to impact the Federal ...
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