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29 July 2021
ATO provides details on employer stapling process; ASIC seeks feedback on Cost Recovery Statement; Clarification on Compensation Scheme of Last Resort (CSLR);
Guide to auditing risk culture; AFCA appoints six new ombudsmen; ASIC makes minor amendments to Regulatory Guide 221; ATO releases draft tax ruling on income tax: superannuation contributions; Super on paid parental leave video
Legislation update - 29 July 2021
AIST broadly supports the draft Guidance on Remuneration but has identified areas of concern related to how funds with no clawback or deferral (because of no variable remuneration) will meet APRA’s expectations regarding consequence management. It is unclear how consequence management is expected to be demonstrated in such cases.
22 July 2021
Legislation update - 22 July 2021
Retirement income paper recognises need for flexible approach; More clarity on FAR regime; Treasury release draft legislation to establish Compensation Scheme of Last Resort (CSLR); New APRA FAQs on data transformation; Consultation paper on consumer data rights
ASIC consults on draft guidance for the hawking reforms; AIST’s weekly update on the status of legislation
15 July 2021
Legislation update - 15 July 2021
Performance testing must reflect member outcomes, APRA seeks feedback on timing of classification of Trustee Directed Products, AIST reiterates need for APRA’s role in proposed critical infrastructure legislation
Govt releases cyber security paper, and more
13 July 2021
The Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees (AIST) congratulates AustralianSuper CEO Ian Silk on his transformative 15-year leadership of Australia’s biggest superannuation fund.
08 July 2021
Legislation update - 8 July 2021
Fees, mergers, remuneration under spotlight at House Eco hearings, Update on Annual Member Meeting requirements, Big drop in super complaints, Submissions invited for money laundering inquiry, Internal auditors launch guide to help manage risk culture, AIST meets with APRA on Super Data Transformation
More FAQs on data transformation, Investor Group on Climate Change appoints new CEO