Token issues puzzle regulators

Policy makers are unsure about how to proceed with the regulation of initial coin offerings, a new Treasury consultation paper concedes. Under current arrangements, ICOs are subject to Australian Consumer Law where the tokens are not classed as financial producers.…

Superannuation early release rules to be relaxed

People applying for the early release of some of their superannuation savings, to help deal with financial or medical emergencies, will have greater scope and flexibility under the Government’s proposed new rules. Last week, the Assistant Treasurer Stuart Robert released…