FinTech Voice December 16 – Sponsored by Asian Financial Forum (AFF)
It’s almost the end of 2021! We’ve accomplished a lot together and we are committed to advocating for the industry and building opportunities for collaborations. We thank you all for your amazing support and feedback.
This is the last newsletter for the year as we wrap up before the break. You will hear from us again on January 13, 2021. We wish you a very happy holiday season and prosperous new year.
With respect to policy, we have some exciting updates to round out the year! Following our final CDR webinar for the year, we are excited to announce that Federal Government released our Transforming Australia’s Payment System report this week. We have submitted our drafts in relation to the Online Privacy Bill and Government’s latest Modern Business Communications consultation.
We look forward to continuing our work on the Privacy Act in the new year with our draft submission for the general Privacy Act consultation in mid-January 2022.
Our new FinTech Australia Podcast episode on CDR: A Discussion and Introduction released this week.
If you have queries or require any additional information, the team is always available.
Finally, we welcome our newest member this fortnight – CHIPPER CASH, GREYTHORN ASSET MANAGEMENT, MYLENDA AND HELPPAY.
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To see which recommendations from the Future Directions Inquiry were accepted (totalling 94 out of 100 accepted or partially accepted) check out the Government’s latest report.
Privacy Act Consultation
We are seeking final pieces of member feedback for the Privacy Act component of this review
We have also submitted the Online Privacy Bill section
Modernising Business Communications Consultation – Technology Neutrality
We have sent in our final submission to the Government
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