This monthly update includes Regulator updates (from ATO, ASIC and APRA), Legislation and Other recent developments.
Logie Smith Lanyon
Discussion about the changes to the disclosure rules that aim to assist ASX listed entities during COVID.
Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
Overview of capital raising relief, market response & what we can learn from the relief.
Amendments to the continuous disclosure regime applicable to Australian listed companies including key takeaways.
Colin Biggers & Paisley
Continuous disclosure rules, ensuring integrity of the market, have been onerous for listed companies during COVID-19.
Logie Smith Lanyon
This change assists ASX-listed entities to comply with continuous disclosure obligations during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Superannuation trustees should disclose taxation implications to members seeking to make any form of early withdrawal.
This issue links to media releases, reports and cases relating to superannuation, funds management & financial services.
In Belarus, the circulation of electronic money issued either by residents of Belarus or non-residents is allowed.
Appleby has announced the promotion of Andrew Kuzma, Jamie Rego, Sam Riihiluoma and Caljonah Smith to Senior Associate. The promotions represent all practice groups: Corporate, Dispute Resolution....
Walkers is pleased to have acted as Bermuda counsel to GAN Limited ("GAN") on the successful restructuring of GAN plc and the subsequent $62.4 million fundraise...
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
The Relief provides a 60-day extension for certain filing, delivery and prospectus renewal obligations normally required to be made between the period of June 2, 2020, and September 30, 2020.
Cayman Islands Government
The Cayman Islands Government is boosting the regulatory framework for financial services in the jurisdiction through legislation pertaining to exempted limited partnerships.
Unprecedented swings in the financial markets in recent weeks and the ongoing uncertainty surrounding how long the COVID-19 pandemic may last has had, and continues to have,...
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC
THE storyline in the narrative of literary works or films is commonly built around a raging battle between ‘good' and ‘evil' in the face of the fictional characters...
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
On 4 May 2020, the European Banking Authority published a final report containing guidelines on the use of the weighted average maturity approach instead of the final legal maturity approach.
The European Supervisory Authorities (EBA, EIOPA and ESMA – "ESAs") have published a revised Final Report setting out proposed revisions to the Regulatory Technical Standards.
Article 6 of the French amending finance law for 2020 of 23 March 2020 n° 2020-289 provides that the French State may guarantee loans granted by credit institutions, finance companies and crowdfunding lenders from 16 March 2020 through 31 December 2020.
Amongst the fanfares of Ode to Joy and the sighs of relief as Ursula von der Leyden trumpeted "Europe's moment" by announcing a proposal for a recovery fund of €750bn....
The Financial Services Act 2019 ("FSA 2019") finally came into effect on 15th January 2020. It filled me with dread when I saw that it was 667 pages long and accompanied by 41 pieces of supporting...