14 November 2016
The ABA lodged a submission with the Attorney-General’s Department on the Industry Consultation Draft: Project Plan “Implementation of the recommendations from the statutory review of the anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism financing regime”. The ABA remains fully supportive of the implementation of all 84 recommendations from the statutory review of the AML/CTF financing regime.Download PDF
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.
The ABA supports APRA’s review of the capital framework but asks for further consideration of investment in regulated subsidiaries.