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Banking and finance

The Treasury promotes competitive, efficient markets that work for the good of consumers and investors, a secure financial system and sound corporate practices, and foreign investment consistent with Australia's national interests. This includes regulatory reforms to improve the resilience of the financial system, innovation and consumer outcomes and participation in regional and international forums, such as G20 summits.


  •  - Open37 days left to have your sayExposure Draft

  •  - Open37 days left to have your sayDiscussion Paper

    On 18 December 2017, the Government responded to the Senate Economics References Committee’s report into the general insurance industry. In releasing the Government’s response to the Senate report, the Minister for Revenue and Financial Services tasked Treasury with developing proposals to improve consumers’ understanding and access to information through better transparency and enhanced disclosure practices […]

  •  - ClosedDiscussion Paper

    The Government is modernising business registers to support businesses in an evolving digital economy. In July 2018, the Government released a discussion paper on modernising business registers, which included consideration of whether to apply the Government’s Charging Framework for the use of IT infrastructure to sustainably fund the registry infrastructure into the future – see […]

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