Submissions 2017

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The Economic Impact of Taxes on Banks
12 Oct 2017
Keynote address by Anna Bligh, Chief Executive of the Australian Bankers’ Association, at the Commonwealth Club of Adelaide.
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Australian Bankers’ Association submission on ASIC’s power to ban senior officials
4 Oct 2017
The ABA lodged a submission to the ASIC Enforcement Review Taskforce’s consultation paper on ASIC’s power to ban senior officials in the financial sector.
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Australian Bankers’ Association BEAR submission
29 Sep 2017
The ABA provided a submission to Treasury on exposure draft legislation of the Banking Executive Accountability Regime and the accompanying draft Explanatory Memorandum.
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Australian Bankers’ Association submission to the Farrell Inquiry on open banking
22 Sep 2017
The ABA has put forward an industry-wide model to implement open banking, one that will give customers confidence their data is being shared securely and with their informed consent.
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The Australian Bankers’ Association submission into competition in the Australian financial system
18 Sep 2017
The ABA lodged a submission to the Productivity Commission inquiry into competition in the Australian financial system.
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The Australian Bankers’ Association submission on crisis resolution powers
14 Sep 2017
The ABA provided comments to Treasury regarding the Exposure Draft of the Financial Sector Legislation Amendment (Crisis Resolution Powers and Other Measures) Bill 2017 and the associated draft Explanatory Memorandum.
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The Australian Bankers’ Association submission on Common Equity Tier 1 capital instruments for mutually owned ADIs
8 Sep 2017
The ABA provided comments on APRA’s discussion paper, Common Equity Tier 1 capital instruments for mutually owned ADI.
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The Australian Bankers’ Association submission on improving the credit card market
23 Aug 2017
The ABA provided comments to Treasury on its consultation paper, Credit Cards: Improving consumer outcomes and enhancing competition.
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The Australian Bankers’ Association submission on new APRA powers to address financial stability risks
16 Aug 2017
The ABA provided comments on Treasury’s consultation on non-ADI lender rules.
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The Australian Bankers’ Association submission on removing restrictions on the use of the term ‘bank’
14 Aug 2017
The ABA provided comments on Treasury’s consultation on reducing barriers to new entrants to the banking sector.

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