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ASIC Archives

New whistleblower policies to be implemented in 2020

Corporate regulator reminds certain companies of new requirements.

Harvey Norman AGM revives debate over proxy advisor groups

Glass Lewis says Harvey Norman may face a protest vote at Wednesday's AGM.

ASIC: One in six buy now, pay later users financially over-committed

Corporate regulator completes review of fledgling industry.

Australian retail sees record failure rate in September quarter

Retailers failing at a rate 1.5 times higher than the overall business sector.

ASIC issues $257,000 penalty for home-appliance franchise

Queensland-based home-appliance rental franchise fined.

New credit card rules aim to protect consumers

New rules aim to prevent people from falling into debt.

Steinhoff Asia Pacific considers name change

The group trademarked the name Greenlit to distance itself from parent Steinhoff International.

ASIC played a role in Myer’s $515m writedown

Corporate watchdog raised concerns with department store.

More woes for Radio Rentals as tough trading continues

Thorn Group says its retail division is struggling.

Radio Rental’s parent reaches ASIC agreement

Finance firm reaches settlement over historic breaches.

ASIC ends Harvey Norman inquiry

Commission clears electronics and furniture retailer's franchise agreement.

Adairs cops fine over breach

Bedding retailer pays fee without admitting liability.

ASIC urged to investigate Dick Smith collapse

Corporate watchdog urged to investigate as ACCC monitors unfolding situation.

Bitcoin firm reprimanded by ASIC

Bitcoin producer ordered to stop seeking social media support for potential share market listing.

ASIC cautions Aldi on surcharges

ASIC warns discount supermarket over credit card disclosure.
Department stores

ASIC throws its weight around

After years of inaction when it comes to the retail industry, ASIC has finally piped up in the potential Woolworths acqu...

ASIC launches small business survey

ASIC launches online survey to gather feedback on its services and engagement with the small business sector.

DJs directors off the hook

Corporate regulator ends investigation into two David Jones directors.

Watchdog looking into DJs

David Jones' directors are under scrutiny by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission.

New online hub for SMEs

ASIC launches online portal to assist small business operators on legal matters.