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20 December 2021 MEDIA RELEASE
21-357MR ASIC announces first sitting dates for 2022 financial adviser exam

ASIC will take over administration of the financial adviser exam from the Financial Adviser Standards and Ethics Authority (FASEA) from 1 January ...

16 December 2021 MEDIA RELEASE
21-356MR Former director of Blue Star Helium (formerly Antares Energy and Big Star Energy) James Cruickshank penalised and disqualified

On 16 December 2021, the Federal Court ordered James Cruickshank, Blue Star Helium’s (formerly Antares Energy and Big Star Energy) former CEO, be ...

16 December 2021 MEDIA RELEASE
21-352MR Court freezes funds and assets of Ascent Investment and Coaching and its Western Australian director

ASIC has obtained interim orders from the Federal Court freezing the assets of Ascent Investment and Coaching Pty Ltd (Ascent) and its director, ...

15 December 2021 MEDIA RELEASE
21-355MR ASIC urges greater focus on material business risk disclosure in financial reports

ASIC has reminded company directors about the importance of a high-quality operating and financial review (OFR), after ASIC’s recent review of ...

15 December 2021 MEDIA RELEASE
21-354MR ASIC review of 30 June 2021 financial reports

ASIC’s latest review of the financial reports of 150 listed entities for the year ended 30 June 2021 has resulted in inquiries of 29 entities on 53 ...

15 December 2021 MEDIA RELEASE
21-353MR Former NSW financial adviser Melinda Scott convicted of managing a corporation while disqualified

Melinda Scott (also known as Melinda Fletcher), of Monterey, New South Wales, has been convicted of managing a corporation whilst disqualified. Ms ...

15 December 2021 MEDIA RELEASE
21-351MR Charge withdrawn against former director James Feng

ASIC notes the decision of the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions (CDPP) to withdraw the charge against Mr James Jianshu Feng, a former ...

15 December 2021 MEDIA RELEASE
21-350MR ASIC sues OnePath for fees for no service misconduct

ASIC has commenced civil penalty proceedings in the Federal Court against superannuation trustee OnePath Custodians Pty Ltd (OnePath) for allegedly ...

14 December 2021 MEDIA RELEASE
21-349MR ASIC welcomes new International Sustainability Standards Board and updated climate-related disclosure guidance

On 3 November 2021, at COP 26, the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) Foundation Trustees announced the establishment of the ...

14 December 2021 MEDIA RELEASE
21-348MR ASIC welcomes senior leadership appointments

ASIC is pleased to announce some senior executive and regional appointments, which will strengthen the capability and effectiveness of ASIC as a ...

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