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20 February 2020 MEDIA RELEASE
20-040MR ASIC consults on draft guidance on the new best interests duty for mortgage brokers

ASIC has today started a four week consultation on draft guidance about the new best interests duty for mortgage brokers. The new obligations were ...

20 December 2019 MEDIA RELEASE
19-370MR ASIC commences civil penalty proceedings against Volkswagen subsidiary for breaching responsible lending laws

ASIC has commenced proceedings in the Federal Court of Australia against Volkswagen Financial Services Australia Pty Limited (Volkswagen). Volkswagen ...

17 December 2019 MEDIA RELEASE
19-358MR ASIC approves an updated Banking Code of Practice

ASIC has considered and approved an updated version of the Australian Banking Association’s (ABA’s) Banking Code of Practice, which will commence on ...

16 December 2019 MEDIA RELEASE
19-356MR ASIC reports on assessment of licensing and professional registration applications

As part of efforts to increase transparency and provide guidance to prospective applicants, ASIC has released its latest report on its assessment of ...

9 December 2019 MEDIA RELEASE
19-342MR ASIC updates responsible lending guidance

ASIC has today published updated guidance on the responsible lending obligations that are contained in the National Consumer Credit Protection Act ...

4 December 2019 MEDIA RELEASE
19-335MR ASIC to ban unfair cold call sales of direct life insurance and CCI

ASIC has today announced the implementation of a ban on unsolicited ‘cold call’ telephone sales of direct life insurance and consumer credit ...

7 November 2019 MEDIA RELEASE
19-304MR ASIC bans West Australian finance broker and cancels Australian Credit Licence of Element Finance Group

ASIC has banned Mr Tim Zheng, the director of Element Finance Group Pty Ltd (EFG), a West Australian mortgage broking company, from engaging in ...

29 October 2019 MEDIA RELEASE
19-294MR AAT affirms Australian Credit Licence cancellation and banning order

On 25 October 2019, the Administrative Appeals Tribunal (AAT) affirmed ASIC's decision to ban Ms Meenakshi Devi Callychurn, a former Victorian ...

17 October 2019 MEDIA RELEASE
19-284MR ASIC Annual Report for 2018-19

ASIC’s Annual Report for the 2018-19 financial year has been tabled today in the Australian Parliament. The report is a record of ASIC’s activities ...

14 October 2019 MEDIA RELEASE
19-279MR ASIC 'calls time' on disclosure reliance

In a joint report published today, ASIC and the Dutch Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM) looked at the effectiveness of disclosure for ...

Last updated: 23/03/2016 03:08