On 20 August, the Corporations Amendment (Asia Region Funds Passport) Regulations 2018 (Cth) was registered.

According to the Explanatory Statement, these regulations make the amendments to the Corporations Regulations and other miscellaneous regulations which are necessary to implement the Asia Region Funds Passport in Australia.  This includes amendments to update the particulars that are included on ASIC’s registers and ensure that the disclosure requirements for foreign passport funds products are the same as those that currently apply to managed investment products.