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ASIC chair James Shipton steps aside after adverse finding by Auditor-General

  • Written by Michelle Grattan, Professorial Fellow, University of Canberra

James Shipton, chairman of the Australian Securities and Investments Commission, has stood aside after an adverse Audit Office report about $118,557 paid by ASIC on his behalf when he relocated from the US.

The Audit Office also found payments of $69,621 for deputy chairman Daniel Crennan, to relocate from Melbourne to Sydney, had not been within...

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