Protecting consumers by improving professional standards.
Professional standards research
Perspectives on regulation
Reinventing regulation
Dr Deen Sanders looks at how establishing formal support for professionals to exercise their duty to the public could reinvent financial services regulation.
Capital market regulation
Professor Justin O'Brien explores the relationship between professional obligation and capital market regulation.
Regulating corporate social responsibility
Professor Christine Parker of Monash University looks at how the law can hold businesses accountable for corporate social responsibility.

Professionalisation of financial services

The first of our white paper series examines the benefits that might arise from improved professionalism and the introduction of formal professional standards in this sector.

As well as revealing the obstacles that currently exist to professionalisation, we propose a series of recommendations to encourage discussion and debate among all stakeholders – and assist in the larger project of professionalisation for financial services.