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Private companies face public conundrum under new crowdfunding rules
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • May 26 2017

A sticking point from the Federal Government's Corporations Amendment (Crowd-sourced Funding) Act 2017 , was that there was no scope for private


Crowd-funding extended to proprietary companies
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • May 17 2017

In March this year, after a number of false starts, the Corporations Amendment (Crowd-sourced Funding) Act 2017 proceeded to Royal Assent and is set


New equity crowdfunding legislation passed
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • April 13 2017

New legislation passed last month will allow start-ups better access to crowd-sourced funding (CSF) by reducing compliance and disclosure burdens for


RG 97 Fees and costs disclosure compliance deadline extended
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • December 15 2016

ASIC announced on 29 November 2016, that it will be extending the transition period for trustees of superannuation funds and responsible entities of


Focus on Financial services
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • September 29 2016

RG 97 was updated in November 2015. The amendments require, amongst other things, additional disclosure about transactional and operational costs to


ASIC releases instrument to facilitate AMIT amendments to registered scheme constitutions without member approval
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • June 22 2016

As foreshadowed in our earlier publication Talking Tax Issue 38, ASIC has issued ASIC Corporations (Attribution Managed Investment Trusts) Instrument


ASIC announce Class Order relief for AMIT regime
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • June 6 2016

ASIC has issued a media release announcing its intention to grant Class Order relief to allow registered funds to make changes to their constitutions


Coming soon: OTC derivative reporting for Phase 3B entities
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • November 30 2015

If you are a Phase 3B entity (ie have gross notional OTC derivative positions of less than $5 billion), from 4 December 2015 you will need to report


Accountant AFSL
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • June 28 2012

On 23 June 2012 the Minister for Financial Services and Superannuation, Bill Shorten, announced that the Gillard Government intends to introduce a limited Australian financial services licence (AFSL) for accountants


ASIC RG 46: unlisted property schemes, improving disclosure
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • May 8 2012

The unlisted property fund industry is the latest recipient of ASIC’s ‘if not why not’ benchmark model of disclosure, set out in the recently updated Regulatory Guide 46 Unlisted property schemes: Improving disclosure for retail investors