7 February 2020
The ABA supports a principled approach to policy making on Commonwealth criminal responsibility. Such an approach stands to enhance confidence in the regulatory framework by providing consistent, predictable treatment of conduct across the regulatory landscape.Download PDF
The ABA is supportive of modernising prudential guidance in line with contemporary credit risk management practices. However, it is important to ensure that any new guidance sits comfortably within a predictable and transparent regulatory framework for ADIs
The ABA asks APRA to consider the ARS 115 consistency with the accounting standard and consistency with current data consultation outcomes.
The ABA strongly supports the Government’s initiative to help small businesses grow by coinvesting with banks to establish this Australian Business Growth Fund. The Fund is designed to provide equity finance to qualifying businesses across a range of industries and locations.