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Greens' comments on new standards for financial advisers

The Greens spokesperson for Treasury and Consumer Affairs, Senator Peter Whish-Wilson provides the following comments on the new standards for financial advisers.

Senator Whish-Wilson said, “The Greens have always advocated for a mandatory code of conduct for this industry, including a US-style system for advisor examinations, namely the Series 7 and 63 exams. Evidence suggests voluntary codes just don't cut the mustard.

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Murray to Government on FoFA: Wrong way, Go back.

Greens spokesperson for Consumer Affairs, Competition Policy and Small Business, Senator Peter Whish-Wilson provides the following comments on release of the Murray Financial System Inquiry final recommendations today.

Senator Whish-Wilson said, “The vast number of recommendations contained within the Murray Inquiry to provide better protections to consumers, justifies the strong stance the Greens have taken on the Future of Financial Advice laws (FoFA).

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