On 5 October, ASIC stated that it and the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) signed an arrangement to cooperate and support innovation through each other’s financial technology (fintech) initiatives – CFTC’s LabCFTC and ASIC’s Innovation Hub.

On 4 October, ASIC stated that it and Luxembourg Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier signed a Cooperation Agreement which provides a framework for co-operation to understand financial innovation in each jurisdiction.