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Financial Markets Authority appointment

Hon Jacqui Dean
Minister of Commerce and Consumer Affairs

19 June 2017

Financial Markets Authority appointment

Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Jacqui Dean has today announced the appointment of Elizabeth Longworth to the Financial Markets Authority.

“I am pleased to confirm Ms Longworth’s appointment to the FMA for a term of three years,” Ms Dean says.

“Ms Longworth brings to the FMA strong international policy and regulatory experience, as well as valuable governance and legal experience.

“I would like to acknowledge and thank outgoing board member Shelley Cave. Ms Cave has been a member since 2011 and has provided invaluable legal and regulatory expertise to the Board,” Ms Dean says.

The Financial Markets Authority is New Zealand’s financial market regulator. Its main objective is to promote and facilitate the development of fair, efficient, and transparent financial markets.

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