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ASIC binary trading defendants hit with $60K in contempt penalties
Financial Services 2018-10-11 11:47 pm By Miklos Bolza

A Federal Court judge has ordered three individuals targeted in an ASIC lawsuit over binary option trading to pay $60,000 in contempt of court penalties […]

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Westpac appeals funding order in life insurance class action
Class Actions 2018-10-11 10:42 pm By Christine Caulfield

Westpac is challenging a judge’s order that gives the funder backing a class action over life insurance premiums a 25 percent cut of any recovery. […]

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ASIC contests referee idea in AMP insurance rewriting case
Financial Services 2018-10-11 4:21 pm By Miklos Bolza

ASIC has locked horns with a Federal Court judge over his proposal to appoint an independent referee in its case against AMP over insurance rewriting, […]

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Quinn Emanuel reveals ‘step up’ funding model in AMP class action beauty pageant
Class Actions 2018-10-10 9:29 pm By Miklos Bolza

Law firm Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan will call in US experts to back up its proposed “step up” funding model as five law firms begin […]

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CBA faces $100M class action over ‘uncompetitive’ super rates
Class Actions 2018-10-10 12:43 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Commonwealth Bank and its wealth management unit Colonial First State have been hit with a class action alleging Colonial First State dumped customers’ retirement savings […]

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ANZ says prosecutors dragging feet in criminal cartel case
Competition & Consumer Protection 2018-10-09 1:29 pm By Miklos Bolza

The Australia and New Zealand Banking Group urgently needs a statement of facts from prosecutors, the bank told the court on Tuesday during the first […]

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ASIC bans fourth NAB banker over home loan fraud scam
Financial Services 2018-10-08 11:01 pm By Christine Caulfield

Former National Australia Bank branch manager Mathew Alwan has been permanently banned from the financial services industry for his involvement in a home loan fraud […]

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Judge puts ASIC ‘fees for no service’ case against NAB on fast-track
Financial Services 2018-10-08 10:56 pm By Miklos Bolza

A Federal Court judge has put ASIC’s first fees for no service case, brought against two units of National Australia Bank’s wealth management division, on […]

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MyBudget denied costs in ‘public interest’ class action
Class Actions 2018-10-08 10:48 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A Federal Court judge that threw out a consumer class action against MyBudget has denied the budget management company’s bid for costs, finding the case […]

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Ponzi schemer’s co. to face claims in Westpac class action
Class Actions 2018-10-08 8:28 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A Federal Court judge has allowed the plaintiffs in a class action alleging a unit of Westpac failed to detect the fraud of convicted Ponzi […]

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