Rudd Government needs to provide the stability needed for ASIC to do its job

Labor needs to act now to restore confidence in the corporate regulator before more damage is done to Australia’s reputation within financial markets. Shadow Minister for Corporate Governance, Michael Keenan MP, said today that Labor needs to restore confidence in the corporate regulator before more damage is done to Australia’s reputation within financial markets. Questions…

Shots fired at corporate regulator should instead be aimed at Rudd Government

Questions on ASIC’s ability to deal with high-profile company collapses should be directed at Labor – which savaged business confidence with ill-thought out cuts and inaction on market pressures. Shadow Minister for Corporate Governance, Michael Keenan MP, said today that criticisms ASIC is buckling under the pressure of current market volatility once again proves that…

Labor’s hypocrisy on family trusts

Decision to reverse legislation comes without consultation – and will further burden hard-working Australians. Labor is once again showing its true colours over their decision to change legislation concerning Family Trusts – putting the burden back on small business, farmers and professionals. In Wednesday’s Senate estimates hearing, Labor Senator Stephen Conroy was asked about Labor’s…