Posts tagged Product
Advice in 2019: Where too much change is never enough

Smarter Compliance. 2019 is shaping up to be a great year for financial services lawyers, business brokers and stress counsellors. Advisers have long accepted that the financial services industry is highly regulated and frequently changing, but the sheer scale and speed of reforms planned for 2019 is potentially overwhelming. We can’t do much about the rate of change, but we can alert you to the recently released Consumer Data Right rules, warn you about proposed changes to the Privacy Act to better protect (vulnerable) consumers and prepare you for the impact of new Design and Distribution obligations.

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Design and Distribution Obligations: Better get a lawyer

The Treasury Laws Amendment (Design and Distribution Obligations and Product Intervention Powers) Bill 2018 may represent the most significant reform of financial services since the Financial Services Reform Act. The Bill threatens to reframe the development, distribution and enforcement of financial products and equips ASIC with a range of new enforcement options.This presentation provides a high level introduction to the Bill.

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ASIC, Distribution and Product Intervention

The Treasury Laws Amendment (Design and Distribution Obligations and Product Intervention Powers) Bill 2018 may represent the most significant reform of financial services since the Financial Services Reform Act. The Bill threatens to reframe the development, distribution and enforcement of financial products and equips ASIC with a range of new enforcement options.This presentation provides a high level introduction to the Bill.

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