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Future of Financial Advice reforms survive Senate challenge but more changes on the way

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • July 17 2014

The Senate has voted against a disallowance motion to the Future of Financial Advice (FOFA) Regulations after the Government was able to strike a

Financial System Inquiry interim report released

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
  • -
  • July 15 2014

The Financial System Inquiry says the Australian financial system is operating effectively and not requiring broad systemic change, but does need a

Shareholder class actions dodge a bullet

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia, USA
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  • June 26 2014

In Australian shareholder class action litigation, the ultimate game of brinkmanship is being played out before the courts. While numerous cases have

Doing business in Australia: the nine main regulators

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
  • -
  • June 26 2014

The ACCC administers the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth) (which incorporates the Australian Consumer Law, see page 47 for more information

Crowd control: regulating crowd sourced equity funding in Australia, part 2

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • June 12 2014

In April we reported on the CAMAC discussion paper on crowd sourced equity funding (CSEF) and considered how other countries had already undertaken

Redemption of units from a non-liquid MIS

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • June 12 2014

A compulsory redemption of a member's interest in a managed investment scheme does not constitute an act of withdrawal under Part 5C.6 of the

Where's that leak coming from?

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • May 29 2014

ASIC has just published the results of last year's investigation of listed company briefings of analysts and pre-announcement handling of

APRA moves closer to levelling the regulatory capital playing field for mutual ADIs

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • May 1 2014

The mutual sector has supported the changes as a welcome first step towards providing mutual ADIs with additional flexibility for capital management

Australia compliant with Basel III capital framework, says Basel Committee

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • May 1 2014

While significant changes to Australia's capital standards in the near future are unlikely, some refinements could be made to align them more closely

New ASX Corporate Governance reporting rules

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • April 17 2014

The Corporate Governance Council's new corporate governance disclosure requirements apply for the first full financial year starting on or after 1