Superannuation Law & Financial Services

The highly complex and constantly evolving regulatory landscape in the financial services sector presents myriad regulatory and compliance challenges to those who operate within it.

Our highly skilled team supports various leading superannuation funds in Australia to navigate these challenges.  Our clients include industry, retail and corporate funds and exempt public sector schemes.  We also support ancillary service providers, and also employers who need advice on how to meet their superannuation obligations.

We have excellent working relationships with key sector regulators including the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA), the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) and the Australian Taxation Office (ATO).

Our team’s superlative knowledge of the regulatory framework, coupled with our deep industry expertise and experience, means we are ideally positioned to provide commercially adept advice and support to our clients.

Related News & Insights

Super Alert – 18 December 2020

Posted By on 21/12/20 at 11:35 AM

Welcome to the latest issue of the KHQ Super Alert. The regulators have been busy this week with both ASIC and APRA releasing several reports and information for the industry including in relation to the APRA heatmap, member outcomes, design and distribution obligations, insurance in superannuation and the implementation of BEAR. This is likely to … Read more

Super Alert – 11 December 2020

Posted By on 14/12/20 at 11:09 AM

Welcome to the latest issue of the KHQ Super Alert. Parliament has had a busy week passing two superannuation Bills and introducing a further Bill to implement outstanding Royal Commission recommendations (which includes the ban on advice fees from MySuper products). ASIC has also deferred the start date for the portfolio holdings disclosure requirements.  ASIC … Read more

Super Alert – 4 December 2020

Posted By on 4/12/20 at 2:56 PM

Welcome to the latest issue of the KHQ Super Alert. The regulators have provided a variety of news updates this week, including an ASIC consultation paper on consumer remediation, the publication of a new issue of APRA Insight and an information sheet which explains the proposed AFSL requirements for entities providing insurance claims handling services.  … Read more