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28 May 2020 - SPEECH
Select Committee on COVID-19 – Opening statement

Opening statement by ASIC Chair James Shipton, at the Senate Select Committee on COVID-19 public hearing, 28 May 2020. Introduction Thank you for the ...

26 May 2020 - NEWS ITEM
COVID-19 information

In coordination with the Council of Financial Regulators (CFR), ASIC is focusing its regulatory efforts on challenges created by the COVID-19 ...

21 May 2020 - SPEECH
FINSIA – The regulators: Priorities updated

Opening remarks by James Shipton, Chair, Australian Securities and Investments Commission, to the Financial Services Institute of Australasia ...

19 May 2020 - ARTICLE
Finding and consolidating ‘lost’ superannuation

While there are important benefits, ASIC flags some of the risks. Consolidation is often beneficial for consumers, but there are risks that trustees ...

7 May 2020 - NEWS ITEM
Reminders on director trading during COVID-19

7 May 2020 We have recently seen significant volatility in financial markets in response to the uncertainty and rapidly changing situation ...

6 May 2020 - NEWS ITEM
ASIC guidelines for investor meetings using virtual technology

On 20 March 2020, ASIC issued guidelines for meeting upcoming annual general meetings (AGM) and financial reporting requirements. See also media ...

29 April 2020 - NEWS ITEM
COVID-19 and financial hardship: retail lenders’ obligations and ASIC’s expectations

29 April 2020 ASIC is closely monitoring how lenders are assisting consumers who are experiencing financial difficulties due to COVID-19. We remind ...

29 April 2020 - NEWS ITEM
ASIC responds to lenders’ request for clarification on lending during the COVID-19 pandemic

29 April 2020 Lenders have written to ASIC seeking guidance on a number of matters around regulation of lending during the COVID-19 pandemic. ASIC ...

27 April 2020 - NEWS ITEM
ASIC letters to general and life insurers in the current COVID-19 environment

27 April 2020 ASIC is committed to working constructively and pragmatically with general and life insurers to help Australians affected by the COVID ...

20 April 2020 - ARTICLE
Directors duties in the context of COVID-19

By Commissioner John Price* The current evolving circumstances surrounding COVID-19 present many challenges to companies, boards, management and ...

Last updated: 03/04/2020 08:40