Regulatory Affairs Board Committee

Chair: Dawie de Villiers
Deputy Chair: Iolanda Ruggerio
ASISA point person: Adri Messerschmidt


This committee focuses on all legislative, regulatory, compliance and ethical issues; to develop an efficient regulatory framework that promotes savings and investment; to ensure the creation of level playing fields for all members while also promoting healthy competition; and assisting members to better serve their customers.

Key Focus Areas

  • Conduct of Financial Institutions Bill.
  • Taxation of regulated investment portfolios.
  • Retirement Reform Two-Pot System.
  • FATF Mutual Evaluation Report on South Africa.

STANDING COMMITTEES AND WORKING GROUPS: 


CIS STANDING COMMITTEE

ASISA point person: Adri Messerschmidt

The CIS Standing Committee co-ordinates regulatory matters relating to collective investment schemes.


FAIS STANDING COMMITTEE

ASISA point person: Adri Messerschmidt

The committee considers legislative and regulatory changes to the Financial Advisory and Intermediary Services Act and the implementation of the legislation.


FICA STANDING COMMITTEE

ASISA point person: Adri Messerschmidt

The committee considers legislative and regulatory regimes intended to combat money laundering and the financing of terrorism.


TAX STANDING COMMITTEE

ASISA point person: Angus McDonald

The committee attends to all applicable tax legislation, from assisting with drafting through to implementation, and the practical application thereof.


WORKING GROUPS

  • BN92 Amendments Working Group
  • CIS Accounting Standard Working Group
  • CIS Ballot Proposals Working Group
  • CIS Governance and Fit & Proper Standard Working Group
  • Conduct of Financial Institutions Bill Working Group
  • Pension Funds Act Benefit Projections Working Group
  • Pension Funds Act Conditions for Benefit Administrators Working Group
  • Pension Funds Act Regulation 28 Derivatives Working Group
  • Protection of Personal Information Act Working Group
  • Retirement Reform Two-Pot System Working Group
  • Standing Working Group 1: Life Office/Corporate Tax
    • Tax IFRS17 Sub-Working Group
  • Standing Working Group 2: Product/Customer Tax
  • Standing Working Group 3: Tax Compliance/Administration
  • VAT Working Group
  • Wealth Tax Working Group

ASISA Nominations Procedure