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Chris Lisica

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Name: Chris Lisica
Date registered: 17 July 2016
URL: https://au.linkedin.com/in/clisica

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  1. ASIC Report into financial advisers — 26 March 2017
  2. Section 6 – destined for change? — 20 December 2016
  3. Burroughs digs deep to convince Federal Court he is fit and proper — 18 July 2016

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ASIC Report into financial advisers

As part of its Wealth Management Project, Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has released its report into how effectively Australia’s largest financial institutions oversee their financial advisers. The report is based on a 20-month project instigated by information received by ASIC about non-compliant advice, as well as public concerns about wider problems in large …

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Section 6 – destined for change?

The NSW Law Reform Commission has just released Report 143, which recommends a replacement provision for section 6 of the Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1946 (NSW). Section 6 provides an avenue for a plaintiff to recover damages or compensation directly from the defendant’s insurer, in certain circumstances. The section also provides for a plaintiff …

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Burroughs digs deep to convince Federal Court he is fit and proper

Stephen Burroughs, a former manager of a general insurer whose conduct in the late 90s was found to have contributed to the infamous collapse of HIH, is again able to take up a senior insurance role after his disqualification was revoked by the Federal Court of Australia. In 2004, the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) …

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