A new report analysing findings from across several corporate regulatory bodies and related agencies finds widespread wrong-doing in the Australian private sector. 

Meanwhile the six major regulatory bodies and other agencies have seen 3,926 staff cut (or 14.9%) between the 2013-14 and 2015-16 budgets – meaning there are less cops on the corporate beat.

The research, commissioned by the ACTU, reviews figures from the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC), Australian Tax Office (ATO), Fair Work Ombudsman, Fair Work Commission and Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).

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