The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) has announced the recipients of the 2010 Brian Gray Scholarship to study topics in the financial sector. The two recipients are Tahlia Parrish (Honours candidate, Bachelor of Commerce (Finance) and Bachelor of Laws and Legal Practice, Flinders University) and David Rowell (PhD candidate, Australian Centre for Economic Research on Health, The University of Queensland) and
Under the Scholarship program, the recipients will devote a substantial amount of time to an agreed research topic and present their findings to APRA upon completion of their research.
Tahlia Parrish will research “Divers of the selection of superannuation funds.” David Rowell will be researching the top of “Moral hazard and adverse selection in the market for automobile insurance” and
The Brian Gray Scholarship program was established by APRA and the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) in September 2002 in memory of Brian Gray, APRA’s former Executive General Manager, Policy Research and Consulting, who spent more than two decades shaping regulatory policy in the financial area in his role at the RBA and later at APRA. The scholarships are valued at $12,500 each.
The Scholarship program is open to Australian and New Zealand citizens and permanent residents who are currently studying a topic of relevance to prudential regulation. While the program focuses on honours year students, postgraduate students can also apply. More information on the Brian Gray Scholarship is available on APRA’s website at: www.apra.gov.au/Careers/Brian-Gray-Scholarship-Program.cfm.
The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) is the prudential regulator of the financial services industry. It oversees banks, credit unions, building societies, general insurance and reinsurance companies, life insurance, friendly societies, and most members of the superannuation industry. APRA is funded largely by the industries that it supervises. It was established on 1 July 1998. APRA currently supervises institutions holding approximately $3.6 trillion in assets for 22 million Australian depositors, policyholders and superannuation fund members.

Financial Sector scholarships announced by APRAThe Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) has announced the recipients of the 2010 Brian Gray Scholarship to study topics in the financial sector. The two recipients are Tahlia Parrish (Honours candidate, Bachelor of Commerce (Finance) and Bachelor of Laws and Legal Practice, Flinders University) and David Rowell (PhD candidate, Australian Centre for Economic Research on Health, The University of Queensland) and Under the Scholarship program, the recipients will devote a substantial amount of time to an agreed research topic and present their findings to APRA upon completion of their research. Tahlia Parrish will research “Divers of the selection of superannuation funds.” David Rowell will be researching the top of “Moral hazard and adverse selection in the market for automobile insurance” and The Brian Gray Scholarship program was established by APRA and the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) in September 2002 in memory of Brian Gray, APRA’s former Executive General Manager, Policy Research and Consulting, who spent more than two decades shaping regulatory policy in the financial area in his role at the RBA and later at APRA. The scholarships are valued at $12,500 each.The Scholarship program is open to Australian and New Zealand citizens and permanent residents who are currently studying a topic of relevance to prudential regulation. While the program focuses on honours year students, postgraduate students can also apply. More information on the Brian Gray Scholarship is available on APRA’s website at: www.apra.gov.au/Careers/Brian-Gray-Scholarship-Program.cfm.The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) is the prudential regulator of the financial services industry. It oversees banks, credit unions, building societies, general insurance and reinsurance companies, life insurance, friendly societies, and most members of the superannuation industry. APRA is funded largely by the industries that it supervises. It was established on 1 July 1998. APRA currently supervises institutions holding approximately $3.6 trillion in assets for 22 million Australian depositors, policyholders and superannuation fund members.

By The Quotesonline Team|2010-09-02T16:30:34+00:00September 2nd, 2010|Insurance News|
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