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ACCC: nearly 6,000 businesses affected by scams in 2016

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC)’s Targeting Scams report reveals that Australian businesses lost a total of around $3.8 million due to scams in 2016. The Report ranks the most common types of scams, including ransomware (when a hacker holds a user’s computer hostage with rogue software), business email compromises schemes, false billing and […]

Wrap-up: RegTech Australia 2017

The recent inaugural RegTech Australia conference, hosted by InnovationAus, saw the leaders of financial institutions get together with regulators and innovators. As part of this event, Julian Fenwick, Chairman of the RegTech Association and Managing Director of GRC Solutions, moderated a panel discussion about what the industry can expect in the year ahead. The high-profile […]

Optus gives undertaking for misleading and deceptive conduct

Optus has given an enforceable undertaking to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) to compensate its customers who received less data and fewer calls and texts inclusions (“inclusions”) than the advertised offer. In 2013, Optus had advertised that its prepaid customers would receive certain inclusions for a specified period, upon activating or recharging their […]

Salt CPD well received at Stockbrokers Conference

Last week’s annual conference organised by the Stockbrokers And Financial Advisers Association (SAFAA) was captivating and thought-provoking. Over two days, industry figure heads and prominent speakers (including former prime minister John Howard) and shared their thoughts on the current issues and challenges facing the industry, and what outlook Australia is facing. The event was accompanied […]

GRC Solutions wins LearnX award for tenth straight year by partnering with ANZ

GRC Solutions is very pleased to announce that, in conjunction with ANZ Bank, we have won: Platinum Award for Best Compliance Training Project at the 2017 LearnX Impact Awards. The LearnX Impact Awards recognise the exceptional impact of organisational learning, technology and performance in the compliance space. ANZ has launched a major initiative to invest […]

What Privacy Awareness Week means for you

Privacy Awareness Week (PAW) ran between 15 and 19 May and is intended to promote awareness of privacy issues and the importance of protecting personal information. This year’s theme for PAW is “Trust and Transparency”, promoting the importance of organisations handling personal information with care. PAW is an initiative of the Asia Pacific Privacy Authorities, […]

Complimentary AML Webinar – New developments and Training

Complimentary Webinar Fintech Regulatory Development in Asia: Pressure and Expectations

Seasons Greetings from the team at GRC Solutions

Julian Fenwick is interviewed at the Singapore FinTech Festival

Whitepaper: The future of compliance training
Whitepaper: Scientifically proven brain rules that work in training

Why All This Hostility To Compliance Training?

How Adaptive Compliance Training Reduces Fatigue

Julian Fenwick and Richard Bistrong discuss Challenges and Trends in Anti-Bribery Risk Management

Julian Fenwick and Richard Bistrong discuss Anti-Bribery & Compliance in Australia & Asia

An Australian perspective on Anti-Bribery and Enforcement with Richard Bistrong

Third Party Due Diligence – Understand and Implement an Effective Compliance Program

Jane Ellis and Richard Bistrong discuss Anti-Bribery and Enforcement in Australia

The five critical stages of policy management

Data Protection and Information Security – an update from Heather Tropman

Data Protection and Information Security – an update from Heather Tropman

Data Protection and Information Security – An update from Geoffrey Stackhouse

Data Protection and Information Security – An update from Stephen Dunkerley

Data Protection and Information Security compliance forum Part One

Data Protection and Information Security compliance forum Part Two

Expanding on Anti-bribery laws and compliance – an update from Jane Ellis

Social Learning Strategies for Compliance Training

Risk Management – an interview with Alf Esteban

Ethics and compliance – an interview with Dr Stuart Palmer

Anti-bribery laws and compliance – an interview with Jane Ellis