ASIC to be handed new product powers

22-Dec-2017|By Sarah Kendell

ASIC will be empowered to intervene in the distribution of financial products where they are being inappropriately sold under new draft legislation released by the government yesterday. The new powers, which the regulator has repeatedly call.. Read More

UBS appoints global real estate head


UBS Global Asset Management has appointed Trevor Cooke as head of global real estate (GRE) for the Asia-Pacific region. Cooke steps into the newly-created role on 27 May and will be responsible for managing the .. Read More

Wang departs Fidelity


Eric Wang has left his post as Fidelity Worldwide Investment's chief operating officer for Australia. Wang yesterday confirmed to financialobserver that he had left the global asset manager. He is now consu.. Read More

WHK continues due diligence talks with SFG


Merger talks between WHK Group and SFG Australia are continuing, with both parties engaged in commercial due diligence. WHK received an indicative non-binding proposal from SFG for an all-scrip merger between th.. Read More

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