APRA flags ‘digital first’ focus in prudential framework modernisation plan – Regulatory & Government – Insurance News

The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) is working on a “digital first” initiative as part of its approach to making regulatory framework design “clearer, simpler and more adaptable” for insurers, banks and super funds. APRA says in a briefing paper released today that “digital first” means the regulator is exploring how to use suptech – … Read more

Congress can’t agree on how to save local news from Big Tech

A bipartisan bill meant to help local newsrooms bargain for higher payouts from online news distributors failed to get out of the Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday morning. Senator Ted Cruz successfully introduced a controversial amendment to the Journalism Competition and Preservation Act that subsequently split the already tenuous bipartisan coalition. As a result, Senator Amy … Read more