ASIC the enforcer: Regulator reveals raft of investigations in the works

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has announced it will set up a separate Office of Enforcement as part of a new "Why not litigate?" approach in the wake of the Royal Commission. The regulatory tiger will also have sharper teeth following the recent pass...

ASIC the enforcer: Regulator reveals raft of investigations in the works
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Companies

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Property

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Opinion

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Leadership

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Finance

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