Code Committee departure Dimity Kingsford Smith has stepped down as a Code Committee member, effective 31 March. Committee Chair David Ireland thanks Ms Kingsford-Smith for her contribution to the Committee over the past five and a half years. As an expert in the regulation of securities and financial products and services at the University of New South Wales, Professor Kingsford Smith was able to provide valuable insights from the Australian experience as the Committee went about its work. There are no plans to appoint a replacement at this stage. Code Committee members details can be found here.
15 March 2017
Code Committee’s submission for: Consultation Paper – New Financial Advice Regime: The draft Financial Services Legislation Amendment Bill and proposed transitional arrangements - see here.
14 November 2016
A final version of the Code, which comes into effect on 1 December 2016, has now been published.