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20 October 2021 MEDIA RELEASE
21-278MR ASIC bans Melbourne-based adviser for six years

ASIC has banned Melbourne-based financial adviser Ashok Sherwal from providing financial services and performing any function in a financial services ...

19 October 2021 MEDIA RELEASE
21-277MR AAT varies ASIC ban of former Spectrum Wealth director Mark Schroeder

The Administrative Appeals Tribunal (Tribunal) has amended ASIC’s decision to ban Mr Mark Schroeder from providing financial services (20:029MR).  In ...

19 October 2021 MEDIA RELEASE
21-276MR Colonial First State to pay $20 million penalty for misleading superannuation members

The Federal Court has ordered Colonial First State Investments Limited (Colonial), as trustee for the Colonial First State FirstChoice Superannuation ...

18 October 2021 MEDIA RELEASE
21-275MR ASIC sues debt collection company for breaching consumer credit protection laws

ASIC has commenced civil penalty proceedings in the Federal Court against Ultimate Credit Management Pty Ltd. ASIC alleges that between 10 May 2019 ...

18 October 2021 MEDIA RELEASE
21-274MR ASIC proposes extending its CFD product intervention order

ASIC has today released Consultation Paper 348 Extension of the CFD Product Intervention Order (CP 348), seeking feedback on a proposal to extend its ...

15 October 2021 MEDIA RELEASE
21-273MR ASIC releases 2020–21 Annual Report

In the 2020–21 financial year, Australia’s financial system faced almost unprecedented challenges as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. ...

15 October 2021 MEDIA RELEASE
21-272MR ASIC releases updated information about the distribution of superannuation products

ASIC today released updated information for employers and trustees about changes affecting the distribution of superannuation products as a result of ...

15 October 2021 MEDIA RELEASE
21-271MR ASIC issues Jobkeeper notice and guidance

ASIC has today issued a notice and guidance to help listed entities comply with their new obligation to disclose information about Jobkeeper payments ...

15 October 2021 MEDIA RELEASE
21-270MR ASIC launches Federal Court action and calls on general insurers to review pricing practices

ASIC has launched civil penalty proceedings in the Federal Court against Insurance Australia Limited (IAL) following IAL’s failure to honour discount ...

14 October 2021 MEDIA RELEASE
21-269MR ASIC further extends temporary financial advice relief measures in COVID-19 instrument

ASIC today announced that it will further extend temporary relief measures designed to help the financial advice industry provide consumers with ...

Last updated: 30/03/2021 09:37