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Financial services providers beware: ASIC’s regulatory priorities over the next four years
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • September 1 2015

Investment banks, issuers, brokers, lenders, financial market participants, responsible entities, company directors, auditors and insolvency


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


Living wills regulatory reform in Asia Pacific
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • Asia-Pacific, Australia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Singapore
  • August 3 2015

This table provides an overview of the progress of regulatory reform in the area of living wills across a number of Asia Pacific jurisdictions. The


New guidance on digital disclosures for financial services consumers
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • July 30 2015

New reforms and a new Regulatory Guide 221 "Facilitating digital financial services disclosure", released by ASIC on Tuesday, aim to make it easier


Class action update - section 33ZF not as broad a power as you might think
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
  • Australia
  • July 23 2015

There have been a number of decisions in both the Federal Court of Australia and the Supreme Court of Victoria where the Court has been prepared to


The Financial Report July 9, 2015 - news from Asia and the Pacific
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore
  • July 9 2015

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) published its “Response to Feedback Received - Public Consultation on Guidelines on Good Drafting Practices


Government enacts amendments clarifying aspects of FOFA provisions in bid to reduce costs on financial services industry
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • July 1 2015

The Assistant Treasurer recently announced the passage of a series of amendments to the Corporations Regulations 2001 (Cth), which will affect the


Government announces further refinements to FOFA
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia
  • June 25 2015

The Government has released a statement that agreement has been reached with the Opposition to progress ‘minor and technical’ refinements to the


Changed proportions
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • June 23 2015

In a landmark decision which will have far reaching ramifications and be warmly received by plaintiff lawyers, the High Court has curtailed the reach


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