US/AUSTRALIA - The US and Australia have signed a landmark agreement to liberalise rules governing stock exchanges and broker-dealers, allowing them to operate in both jurisdictions without being separately regulated.
The US' Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) and the Australian government have entered into a mutual recognition agreement to allow exemptions...
Partner Insight: Russell Investments' David Rae and Paul Wharton discuss how fiduciary management has changed in response to a shifting market context and what we might expect to see going forward
Industry Voice: A fiduciary management approach gives trustees a richness of information you can't get with a standard adviser approach, especially in times of market uncertainty, explain Russell Investments' David Rae and Paul Wharton
Two years have passed since the Law Commission's landmark review that attempted to clear up confusion over trustees' fiduciary duties. Stephanie Baxter finds despite some initial progress there is much more work to be done.
Catherine Howarth has been an appointed as an ambassador for the Transparency Task Force (TTF)