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ASIC takes Westpac to court for financial adviser’s bad behaviour
Financial Services June 15, 2018 3:24 pm By Christine Caulfield

The corporate regulator has launched legal action against Westpac Banking Corp. over a former financial planner’s poor advice that resulted in multimillion dollar losses to […]

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Judge won’t halt Quinn Emanuel AMP class action over venue fight
Class Actions June 15, 2018 2:56 pm By Miklos Bolza

A NSW Supreme Court judge refused Friday to pause one of five class actions against AMP despite an impending battle over where the cases should […]

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NAB adviser who impersonated clients banned by ASIC
Financial Services June 7, 2018 10:03 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

ASIC has permanently banned a former NAB adviser from providing financial services after an investigation found he impersonated clients in order to get access to […]

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AMP appoints new GC to replace ousted Brian Salter
Financial Services May 24, 2018 10:35 pm By Christine Caulfield

AMP’s group company secretary David Cullen has been appointed top in-house lawyer, replacing Brian Salter, who was sacked for his role in the fees-for-no-service scandal. […]

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Westpac’s conduct ‘unconscionable’, but no BBSW rate-rigging, judge says
Financial Services May 24, 2018 3:51 pm By Christine Caulfield

Westpac Banking Corp. engaged in unconscionable conduct when it traded in bank bills in an attempt to influence the benchmark Bank Bill Swap Rate on […]

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AMP class action turf war escalates with threat of anti-anti suit injunction
Class Actions July 11, 2018 11:02 pm By Miklos Bolza

The law firm behind one of four AMP class actions in Federal Court might call for an anti-anti-suit injunction in response to a threat by […]

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Octaviar investors appeal toss of class action against Queensland’s Public Trustee
Class Actions July 6, 2018 11:05 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Investors in the failed Gold Coast finance group Octaviar are challenging a decision throwing out their class action, which alleged the Public Trustee of Queensland […]

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Funder’s cut of S&P class action settlement to go under microscope
Class Actions July 5, 2018 11:25 pm By Christine Caulfield

The judge overseeing seven class actions against S&P Global Ratings over toxic financial products has appointed a barrister to advise him on whether to approve […]

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ASIC takes AMP to court over insurance policy churn
Financial Services June 27, 2018 10:35 pm By Christine Caulfield

AMP’s financial planning unit was hit Wednesday with an enforcement action by the corporate regulator alleging its planners generated extra commissions by replacing, rather than […]

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Trustee settles class action over LKM Capital collapse
Class Actions June 20, 2018 3:36 pm By Christine Caulfield

The trustee for collapsed investment group LKM Capital has reached a settlement in a class action brought on behalf of hundreds of investors who sunk […]

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