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Of activists and activism: why we have seen a rise in activist funds examining Australian listed entities for opportunities

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
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  • Australia
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  • August 28 2014

The recent surge in attention being given to "activist shareholders" in Australia has seen them getting a more sympathetic ear from fund managers

Retail bond market, equity and convertible markets and disclosure

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia
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  • August 28 2014

Responding to the FSI's request for views on proposals to change the disclosure regimes concerning capital raisings and to create (further

Harmonisation of securities laws

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia
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  • August 28 2014

The FSI also seeks views on improvements to regulatory processes to consider international standards and foreign regulation, and asks that priority

ASIC supports licensing technology vendors serving Australia’s financial services industry

  • Russell Kennedy
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  • Australia
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  • August 28 2014

In its second submission to the Financial System Inquiry, the Australian Securities & Investments Commission ("ASIC") declared its support for

Shareholder protection in complex capital markets

  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
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  • Australia
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  • August 27 2014

Shareholder protection in increasingly complex capital markets proved a timely focus for the ninth Supreme Court of New South Wales Annual Corporate

Disqualification of directors - ignorance is not bliss: Gabay and Anor and Australian Securities and Investments Commission 2014 AATA 425s

  • Gilbert + Tobin
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  • Australia
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  • August 26 2014

In this case, the Administrative Appeals Tribunal upheld ASIC's 1 year disqualification period for one director (and extended the period to 18 months

ACSI reports on sustainability

  • Gilbert + Tobin
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  • Australia
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  • August 26 2014

The Australian Council of Superannuation Investors' recent report on disclosure of environmental, social and governance risks by ASX 200 companies

ASIC describes its review of unlisted property schemes' disclosure as 'disappointing'

  • Gilbert + Tobin
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  • Australia
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  • August 26 2014

Responsible entities of unlisted property funds should familiarise themselves with the findings ASIC has made following its recent review of

ASIC statement on wholesale and retail investors and SMSFs (8 August 2014)

  • Thomson Geer
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  • Australia
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  • August 26 2014

ASIC has clarified how it will apply the wholesale investor test to selfmanaged superannuation funds (SMSFs). ASIC now considers that any SMSF

Is redemption of certain interests in a managed investment scheme “withdrawal” from the scheme for the purposes of part 5C.6 of the Corporations Act 2001?

  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
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  • Australia
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  • August 26 2014

The High Court has held that the creation of an obligation for a responsible entity of a managed investment scheme to redeem an interest as part of