Regulation

AFCA expects ‘big spike’ in disputes

Monday, 22 October 2018

The new complaints body’s chair, Helen Coonan, expects a flood of cases from consumers emboldened by news from the Hayne royal commission.

ASIC to embed inspectors ‘as early as next week’

Friday, 19 October 2018
The regulator has warned that its new inhouse inspectors will be embedded within the big five within "days and weeks" and that super funds may be next. Alice Uribe writes.

Design and Distribution bill will change how products are sold

Thursday, 11 October 2018
A new parliamentary bill could force financial product providers to publicly state and periodically review their intended market, but at a cost.

Meet the new financial services minister

Tuesday, 4 September 2018
The wealth management and advice industry has been left guessing - until now - who will be leading the government’s oversight of financial services at a time of flux for so many.

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