News and media

The Chair of the Financial System Inquiry intends to make public speeches at various stages during the Inquiry. There will be notice of upcoming speeches and other public events on this webpage. These events will open to the media. Otherwise, the Committee and Secretariat do not intend to make a running commentary on issues being considered by the Inquiry.

Correction to the Final Report

News

A publishing error has been identified in the printed and PDF versions of the Financial System Inquiry Final Report. The error is in Chart 9: Frequency that Interim Report observations were raised in second round submissions on page 289. The labels on the left hand axis were transposed. The updated PDF is now available. The chart on the […]

Address to the Committee for Economic Development of Australia by Mr David Murray AO, Chairman of the Financial System Inquiry

Speech

First let me thank CEDA for being our host, once again, as we release the Final Report of the Financial System Inquiry. I’d also like to recognise some important people. My fellow Committee members Kevin Davis, Craig Dunn, Carolyn Hewson and Brian McNamee, all of whom have put in an amazing effort to produce a […]

Release of the Financial System Inquiry Final Report

News

The Financial System Inquiry Final Report has been released. Further details are available in the Treasurer’s media release.

Change of date - Upcoming speech – 8 December 2014

News

Financial System Inquiry Chair Mr David Murray AO will provide an update on the Financial System Inquiry, in a keynote address to the Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA) on 8 December. For more information visit the CEDA website.

FSI progressively publishing submissions to Interim Report

News

The Financial System Inquiry (FSI) has received over 6,500 submissions in response to the Inquiry’s Interim Report. Due to the large volume received, submissions are being published progressively.

Second round submissions

Media Release

The Financial System Inquiry (FSI) has received over 6,300 submissions in response to the Inquiry’s Interim Report. Due to the large volume received, submissions are being published progressively. The first batch of submissions are now available on the FSI website.

Second Round Submissions – first batch to be released 29 August

News

The first batch of second round submissions to the Financial System Inquiry will be released on the Financial System Inquiry website at midday on Friday 29 August.

Upcoming Public Forums

News

The Committee of the Financial System Inquiry invites members of the public to attend a Public Forum to discuss the Inquiry.

Speech to the National Press Club by Mr David Murray AO, Chairman of the Financial System Inquiry

Speech

Thank you to the National Press Club for the interest you have shown in today’s release of the interim report of the Financial System Inquiry. Sustaining confidence in the Australian financial system has been central to the work of our Inquiry. If we had been asked to review Australia’s financial system in 2007, before the […]

Release of the Financial System Inquiry Interim Report

Media Release

The Financial System Inquiry today released its interim report. The report sets out the Committee’s views on the objectives of the financial system and the principles that should guide its development. It discusses the financial system from nine perspectives and makes 28 observations on how system is currently working. For each of these observations, it […]