ASIC completely bans fraudulent Sydney credit score dealer

ASIC has completely banned former Sydney credit score dealer Trevor William King, from partaking in any credit score actions and from offering any monetary providers, after he was convicted of fraud offences.  

He part-owned and operated two credit score brokerage companies, JT King Finance Pty Ltd (JT King) and Australia Enterprises Pty Ltd (Australia Enterprises), which assisted shoppers to acquire dwelling loans, private loans, bank cards and automotive loans. 

The companies generated earnings by incomes commissions on accredited loans referred to lenders. 

In line with ASIC, between July 2013 and Could 2016, King made 74 false paperwork (57 false payslips, 9 false PAYG fee summaries and eight false actual property paperwork) with the intention that he or one other particular person would use them to assist mortgage functions for shoppers of both JT King or Australia Enterprises. 

King or others would then receive mortgage commissions for the accredited loans. 

The commissions King and others obtained from the accredited loans ranged from $643.50 to $6,795.36 in upfront commissions and $99.67 to $2,470.69 in path commissions, with the entire quantity of commissions being $81,057.35. 

King pleaded responsible on December 16, 2022 to expenses of constructing a false doc to acquire a monetary benefit. He was convicted and sentenced in February 2023 to a 14-month intensive corrections order (21-021MR). 

Below the Companies Act and Nationwide Shopper Credit score Safety Act, ASIC could completely ban an individual from the monetary providers and credit score industries if they’re convicted of fraud. Consequently, on the idea of those convictions, King has been banned completely. 

The ban prevents him from: offering any monetary providers or partaking in credit score actions; 

controlling an entity that carries on a monetary providers enterprise or one other one who engages in credit score actions; performing any operate concerned within the carrying on of a monetary providers enterprise; and performing any operate concerned within the partaking in of credit score actions.

King has the best to attraction to the Administrative Appeals Tribunal for a evaluate of ASIC’s determination. 

His banning is recorded on ASIC’s banned and disqualified register.