This monthly update includes Regulator updates (from ATO, ASIC and APRA), legislation, cases and recent developments.
Recently the High Court of Australia (Court) held that parties may validly contract out of statutory limitation periods.
We recommend a checklist of practical tasks you need to attend to if you decide to move to a general advice model.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
There may still be scope for further law reform to introduce clear and consistent rules for disclosure obligations.
Links to media releases, documents, cases and laws relating to superannuation, funds management & financial services.
Cooper Grace Ward
This edition of 'It Depends' discusses the next steps to take in your LRBAs once you've paid out your SMSF borrowings.
AFSL and ACL holders should implement these changes and it would also be timely to review their compliance program.
Links to media releases, reports, cases and law relating to superannuation, funds management and financial services.
Doulah & Doulah
Project Finance Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Bangladesh, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
We have compiled the following chronology table which serves as a quick reference point to track the circulars and guidance published by HK financial services regulators in relation to COVID-19.
Winston & Strawn LLP
Hong Kong is one of the largest fund management hubs in Asia, with HKD34.9 trillion worth of assets under management by the end of 2020.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
On September 17, 2021, the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the Stock Exchange) issued a much anticipated consultation paper on Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs)
Jenny Lee, the Under Secretary General at the Hong Kong Green Finance Association, will be joining a panel of Guernsey-based practitioners at a Hong Kong Masterclass this month.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Following consultation paper on the management and disclosure of climate-related risks published on October 29, 2020 (the "Consultation Paper"), on August 20, 2021, the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) ...
Winston & Strawn LLP
The Hong Kong Stock Exchange, which completed 46 IPOs in the first six months of the year, posted a set of record-breaking revenue and profits in its 2021 Interim Results released on Wednesday, August 11.
On August 20, 2021, Hong Kong's Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) published its conclusions (the "Consultation Conclusions") from last year's consultation (the "Consultation")...
In May 2021, the Securities and Exchange Board of India issued a discussion paper on the consolidation of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Issue and Listing of Debt Securities) Regulations, 2008, and ...
The Master Directions owes its genesis to the ‘Draft Framework for Sale of Loan Exposures' which was released by RBI in course of the first COVID-19 induced lockdown in the Country.
Project Finance Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of India, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
The RBI has simplified the regime for prepaid payment instruments with a view to enhance seamless adoption of such instruments for digital payments.