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ASIC review of hedge funds sector
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
  • Australia
  • August 10 2015

The Australian Securities & Investments Commission (ASIC) has provided an overview of the Australian Hedge Funds sector and included in its report the


Asia Pacific - focus on insurance
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Asia-Pacific, Australia, China, Hong Kong, Singapore
  • August 10 2015

While the focus of Treasury has been on the 2015 Federal Budget and the imminent Tax White Paper, the wait continues for the Government’s response to


ASIC’s update on collective action by investors: a playbook for shareholder activism
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Australia
  • March 10 2015

Last month, Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC), Australia’s principal securities regulator, released a consultation paper


ASIC enforcement actions Q4 2014: is an increase in penalties on the cards?
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
  • Australia
  • February 19 2015

ASIC has recently released its quarterly enforcement report detailing enforcement outcomes between 1 July 2014 and 31 December 2014. The report


The Final Report of the Murray Inquiry: ‘it ain’t broke, it just needs a good tune-up’
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Australia
  • December 9 2014

On Sunday 7 December 2014 the Federal Treasurer, Mr Joe Hockey, released the Final Report of the Financial System Inquiry (or ‘Murray Inquiry’ after


Issuing a mining announcement? Why you need to understand the new ASX Listing Rules today
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Australia
  • September 11 2013

If you are a mining company in the early stages of project evaluation, and planning to release an announcement relating to scoping studies


General insurance distributors breathe sigh of relief
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Australia
  • June 9 2015

In a move likely to be welcomed by the general insurance industry, ASIC has proposed to maintain the relief provided for distributors of general


Asia Pacific - focus on insurance
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Australia, China, Singapore
  • May 18 2015

Our latest insurance update from the Asia Pacific region includes articles from Australia, China and Singapore. Key legal issues covered


Foreign investment in Australia
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
  • Australia
  • January 29 2014

Australia was settled as an English colony in 1788, relying on the now discredited legal fiction of terra nullius ‘a land of no one’ to displace the indigenous inhabitants


Civil liability of credit rating agencies in Australia
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Australia, European Union
  • October 31 2014

In the last edition of the Banking and finance disputes review, we described the new civil liability regime for credit rating agencies (CRAs) in the