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APRA grants new foreign authorised deposit-taking institution licence to Investec Bank Plc

Monday 1 July 2019

 

The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) has granted Investec Bank Plc a licence to operate as a foreign authorised deposit-taking institution (Foreign-ADI) under the Banking Act 1959.
 
An updated list of all APRA-authorised ADIs can be found on the APRA website here.

The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) is the prudential regulator of the financial services industry. It oversees banks, credit unions, building societies, general insurance and reinsurance companies, life insurance, private health insurers, friendly societies, and most members of the superannuation industry. APRA currently supervises institutions holding $6 trillion in assets for Australian depositors, policyholders and superannuation fund members.