27 June 2019
Banks to face public hearings over responsible lending
ASIC chairman James Shipton has indicated that the regulator intends to have public hearings about responsible lending practices. Learn more >
Australia's financial institutions are experiencing more regulatory pressure than ever before. From greater capital requirements for banks and the fast paced development of data-based and digital financial services (Fintech and RegTech) to major product reforms in the banking and wealth industries, charting and navigating regulation has become the new-normal for the financial services sector.
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