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APRA Insight - Issue 4 2018

Tuesday 18 December 2018

Articles that discuss policy initiatives and key developments across the APRA-regulated industries.

Strictly business: an update on commercial real estate lending

APRA continues to monitor commercial real estate underwriting standards and bank remediation of APRA-identified weaknesses.

Class actions and the importance of Directors and Officers Insurance

It is vital that company directors can make informed decisions on behalf of their companies without the fear of being held personally liable.

APRA's international agenda

APRA engages with its international peers on a regular basis to keep up with developments and make Australia's voice is heard on the world stage.

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 $8.6 trillion in assets for Australian depositors, policyholders and superannuation fund members.