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TCorp hires CBA capital markets executive
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 3 MAY 2021
The New South Wales Treasury Corporation has appointed a long-serving Commonwealth Bank executive to the role of head of funding and balance sheet. Rob Kenna leads the team primarily responsible for raising debt in the form of bonds and managing the ...
Proxy advisers under scrutiny
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 3 MAY 2021
... by requiring proxy advisers to be meaningfully independent from super funds and advise only on an arm's length basis. Treasury opened consultation on greater transparency for proxy advice reforms on 30 April 2021. The consultation paper says the use ...
Deborah Ralston to advise Allianz Retire+
KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 29 APR 2021
... Deborah Ralston , Nicolette Rubinsztein , Sally Evans and Fintan Thornton. Ralston was one of the three panel members on Treasury-commissioned Retirement Income Review. She is also the former chair of the SMSF Association. Rubinsztein is a non-executive ...
HESTA hires former Vanguard head
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 28 APR 2021
... has held academic positions at Monash University and the University of Melbourne and has been a portfolio manager for treasury and investments at Medibank Private. HESTA chief executive Sonya Sawtell-Rickson said Howard's appointment is part of HESTA's ...
Go, iron ore, go
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 28 APR 2021
... Australia's budget deficit. In its Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook (MYEFO) handed down in December 2020, the Treasury forecast that iron ore prices will drop to US$55.0 per tonne by the end of September 2021 quarter. Iron ore prices are now ...
Advisers to go forth with claims handling
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  MONDAY, 26 APR 2021
... whether advisers would need to vary their licence to include an authorisation for claims handling and made a submission to Treasury, identifying the issues and seeking changes. "We were aware at that time of the possibility of a regulation excluding ...
Government merges advice reviews
KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 21 APR 2021
... Council Life Insurance Summit, Hume highlighted areas that overlap across the two reviews that prompted the move. Under Treasury's new remit, it will consider the breadth of issues impacting the quality and affordability of financial advice and risk ...
MLC Life makes key appointments
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 19 APR 2021
... role at MLC Life, Baillie will be responsible for the overall capital management of MLC Insurance including the areas of treasury, corporate finance, business planning and reinsurance strategy. "I'm delighted to welcome Lesley and Robert to our team. ...
FASEA chair to remain
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  TUESDAY, 13 APR 2021
... the Standards for Financial Advisers. As previously announced, the standard-setting aspect of FASEA will transition to Treasury while the administrative duties for exams will move to the Financial Services and Credit Panel (FSCP) within ASIC. Walter ...
Include ESG in BFID: FSC
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 13 APR 2021
... discourage superannuation funds from investing in ESG-focused assets, many have argued. FSC, in its submission to the Treasury on Your Future, Your Super reforms, supported BFID. However, it wants legislation to clarify that long-term investment decisions ...
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