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18 August 2020 MEDIA RELEASE
20-186MR ASIC warns Indigenous consumers about scams

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission, as one of the agencies responsible for the National Indigenous Consumer Strategy (NICS), urges ...

17 August 2020 MEDIA RELEASE
20-185MR ASIC winds up illegal unregistered managed investment scheme and Askk Investment Group Pty Ltd

The Federal Court has made orders to wind up Askk Investment Group Pty Ltd (ASKK) and the illegal unregistered managed investment scheme it operated ...

13 August 2020 MEDIA RELEASE
20-184MR ASIC publishes expectations of retail lenders when loan repayment deferrals end

Today ASIC has published expectations of lenders to assist them to deliver appropriate and fair outcomes to consumers whose six-month loan repayment ...

11 August 2020 MEDIA RELEASE
20-183MR ASIC commences action against GoGetta Equipment Funding Pty Ltd for unlicensed consumer leasing

ASIC has today commenced civil penalty action in the Federal Court of Australia against Queensland-based GoGetta Equipment Funding Pty Ltd (GoGetta) ...

10 August 2020 MEDIA RELEASE
20-182MR ASIC permanently bans Brisbane finance broker and cancels credit licence

ASIC has permanently banned Jeffry Leonard Gordon, a Brisbane-based finance broker from engaging in credit activities. An ASIC investigation found ...

7 August 2020 MEDIA RELEASE
20-181MR ASIC cancels AFS licence of Global Merces Funds Management Limited

ASIC has cancelled the Australian financial services (AFS) licence of Global Merces Funds Management Limited (Global Merces) effective 20 July 2020. ...

7 August 2020 MEDIA RELEASE
20-180MR Superannuation trustees compensate members wrongly classified as ‘smokers’

Superannuation trustees that were classifying new members as ‘smokers’ by default and charging them higher life insurance premiums have ceased this ...

5 August 2020 MEDIA RELEASE
20-179MR ASIC consults on proposed product intervention order for the sale of add-on motor vehicle financial risk products

ASIC is seeking stakeholder feedback on a proposed product intervention order on the sale of add-on insurance and warranty products sold with motor ...

5 August 2020 MEDIA RELEASE
20-178MR Pershing sentenced for breaching client money offences

Pershing Securities Australia Pty Ltd (PSAPL) has been sentenced in Sydney’s Downing Centre Local Court to pay a total penalty of $40,000 after ...

4 August 2020 MEDIA RELEASE
20-177MR Former financial adviser sentenced to six years’ imprisonment for dishonest conduct

Graeme Walter Miller, a former financial adviser and director of Australian financial services licensee CFS Private Wealth Pty Ltd, was sentenced on ...

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