MEDIA RELEASE: Older Australians welcome emphasis on stronger consumer rights and end to loopholes in financial services Royal Commission report

4 February 2019
Australia’s leading senior’s advocacy organisation, COTA Australia, has welcomed many recommendations of the Hayne Royal Commission on misconduct in the banking, superannuation and financial services industry, but has called for stronger consumer voices to be supported into the future.

Older Australians Welcome Increased Consumer Protections And Improved Financial Advice But Better Retirement Income Regime Still Awaits

20 October 2015
COTA Australia, the peak body for older Australians, today welcomed stronger consumer protections as a result of the Federal Government's long awaited response to the Financial Systems Inquiry's Final Report, but called again for more action to improve the retirement incomes system.