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AFCA welcomes release of Independent Review’s report
Review of Australian Financial Complaints Authority
AFCA launches new platform to improve dispute resolution
AFCA appoints seven Senior Ombudsmen
Insurers hit TV and social on new Code of Practice
Complaints about four major banks fall: AFCA
Insurers ready for regulatory changes
ABA launches new awareness campaign as scams grow
‘Safe and Skilled’ made more accessible to forestry workers
Forest industries thank outgoing AFCA General Manager Stacey Gardiner
Forest Industries disappointed at cancellation of AUSTimber 2020/21
AFCA recognised at customer service awards
Ombudsman welcomes cancellation and suspension of Australian credit licences
ASIC cancels or suspends twenty-four Australian credit licences
ASIC sues General Commercial and Eden Capital for failure to cooperate with AFCA
AFCA appoints six new ombudsmen
‘Up there with pay day loans’: Calls for crackdown on wage advance apps
ASIC bans Gold Coast adviser and cancels AFS licence of Trade Wind Financial Services
Debt management licensing regime has commenced
AFCA receives 70,000 financial complaints in 2020-21
Westpac to remediate customers for failure to pass on important corporate action information
Paul Kearney named new EGM People and Culture, AFCA
FSC and AFCA name Life Code Compliance Committee Chair
AFCA appoints two new Lead Ombudsmen
ASIC cancels financial services and credit licences of Direct My Wealth Pty Ltd
ASIC cancels AFS licence of Robert Bayntun Starky
AFCA announces John Pollaers OAM as next Independent Chair
Federal Parliament must support Senator McKenzie legislation to provide certainty for native timber industry
ASIC commences proceedings against credit licensee over failure to comply with AFCA determination
ASIC cancels eight Australian credit licences
ASIC commences proceedings against Membo Finance over hardship requests
ASIC cancels Urban Commercial Group’s credit licence
There’s a bill before Senate that would make it easier for banks to lend irresponsibly
A year on: 11,000 COVID-19 complaints, scams on rise
Second business interruption test case
AFCA welcomes announcement of Independent Review
AFCA Rules change following ASIC direction
AFCA releases information for consumers impacted by NSW travel restrictions
ASIC approves changes to AFCA Rules to assist transition of SCT complaints by 31 December 2020 deadline
Refreshed Business Funding Guide supports COVID crisis survival
AFCA Member Forums: two years of operations, future of membership experience
AFCA releases 2019-20 Annual Review
AFCA proposes Rules change to transfer unfinished complaints from Superannuation Complaints Tribunal
Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service and Financial Rights Legal Centre win AFCA cases against funeral insurer Youpla
Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service and Financial Rights Legal Centre win AFCA cases against funeral insurer Youpla
ASIC commences proceedings against ACBF Funeral Plans and Youpla Group concerning funeral expenses insurance
Six-month temporary time extension to cease on
Statement on NSW Appeal Court hearing of Insurance Council’s business interruption test case