Topic: Finance and Insurance

Facilitates financial transactions involving the creation, liquidation, or change in ownership of financial assets, as well as pooling risk by underwriting insurance.

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Weekly Updates

Each Monday, Stephen Walters provides an update on the economic week that was, and the week that will be. You can follow Stephen’s updates here.

Time to Strengthen Governance in Australia’s Vital Superannuation Sector

The Australian Institute of Company Directors today called on all politicians to put the needs of superannuation fund members first and ensure that Australia’s $2 trillion superannuation industr...

Disclosure Initiative – Principles of Disclosure

On 4 September 2017 the AICD lodged a submission to both the Australian Accounting Standards Board and the International Accounting Standards Board on Discussion Paper DP/2017/1 Disclosure Initiative ...

The Regulator: ASIC seeks quality

The regulator is looking for an improvement in financial reporting, writes John Price.

Agenda: Upcoming corporate governance issues for AGM season

Remuneration will remain in the spotlight this annual general meeting (AGM) season, according to investors.

Improving accountability and member outcomes in superannuation

The AICD has made a submission on the exposure draft titled Treasury Legislation Amendment (Improving Accountability and Member Outcomes in Superannuation) Bill 2017 (Cth), and associated explanatory ...

What directors need to know about fintech

Since all organisations rely on financial services in some way, directors will need to be cognisant of the changes fintech is bringing as it enters the mainstream.

Banking Executive Accountability Regime – consultation paper

The AICD made a submission in response to the Treasury’s Banking Executive Accountability Regime (BEAR) consultation paper.

Overstretched and overcommitted: the risks of director ‘busyness’

A new US research paper argues that directors of the largest US financial firms are ‘too busy’ to execute their governance roles effectively. What lessons can we take for Australia?
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