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Westpac hunts new insto bank chief
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 29 MAY 2020
... pandemic, it is now time to step back and develop a portfolio career, including board positions," she said. Westpac Group treasurer Curt Zuber will act as chief executive of the institutional bank. Zuber was appointed Westpac's treasurer in 2004. Westpac ...
Expats sweat as main residence CGT cut-off looms
ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 28 MAY 2020
... period, Atlas Wealth has started a petition on Change.org, and has also written to seven members of parliament, including Treasurer Josh Frydenberg. Despite the petition gaining nearly 1000 signatures, with figures growing every day, Ridley said the ...
Government offers guidance provision relief
HARRISON WORLEY  |  TUESDAY, 26 MAY 2020
... for allegedly falling foul of their continuous disclosure obligations if their forecasts are found to be inaccurate," Treasurer Josh Frydenberg said. "In response, companies may hold back from making forecasts of future earnings or other forward-looking ...
FASEA extension en route
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 22 MAY 2020
... opposition's amendment to the Treasury Laws Amendment (2019 Measures No. 3) bill is no longer required. Shadow Assistant Treasurer and Shadow Minister for Financial Services Stephen Jones questioned the government's decision to remove the exemption ...
Litigation funders will need AFSLs
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 22 MAY 2020
... funders will be regulated under the Corporations Act and required to hold an Australian financial services licence, Treasurer Josh Frydenberg announced today. The Treasurer said the government wants litigation funders to be subject to greater regulatory ...
From fines to prosecution: The penalties are in
ELIZA BAVIN  |  THURSDAY, 21 MAY 2020
... funds for two business days in early May so the Australian Federal Police could investigate cases of fraud. Deputy Treasurer Michael Sukkar had confirmed the AFP was investigating cases of identity theft and emphasised the ATO had not been compromised. ...
FASEA blame game on in earnest
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 15 MAY 2020
... the legislation for debate until Thursday afternoon as the last priority of government business," Shadow Assistant Treasurer and Shadow Minister for Financial Services Stephen Jones said. "Passing this legislation remains a priority for Labor, even if ...
Super must come together over cybercrime
HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 14 MAY 2020
... fraud attempts . One confirmed case of identity theft put the scheme to a halt, as the AFP begun investigations. Deputy Treasurer Michael Sukkar said the ATO had not been compromised as a result of the fraudulent activity, but still paused the scheme ...
Mudslinging over FASEA extension continues
HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 13 MAY 2020
... Financial Advisers for spouting untruths over the path of the FASEA extension bill through the Senate. Shadow Assistant Treasurer and Shadow Assistant Minister for Financial Services Stephen Jones told Financial Standard that financial advisers should ...
Australia facing largest ever GDP fall
ELIZA BAVIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 13 MAY 2020
Treasurer Josh Frydenberg outlined a bleak future for the Australian economy in a speech to parliament, forecasting GDP to fall over 10% in the June quarter. The figure would be the largest contraction in GDP in Australia's history. "At $50 billion ...
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