Super Alert – 26 March 2021

Welcome to the latest issue of the KHQ Super Alert. This week APRA released additional material in relation to its data transformation project, while ASIC issued three instruments relating to advice fee consents and independence disclosures.  The temporary relief in relation to the electronic execution of company documents also expired this week. APRA – Data … Read more

Financial product advice after the Westpac case


Posted By on 18/02/21

By Darrell Choong (Lawyer) and Venn King (Special Counsel) The highest court in the land has clarified what “personal advice” entails in the context of financial product advice, in Westpac Securities Administration Ltd v ASIC [2021] HCA 3. Financial advisers, and people involved with superannuation matters, need to pay close attention to the guidance provided … Read more