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Changes to ASX listing admission requirements–effective 19 December 2016

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Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) has introduced a number of changes to the listing admission requirements in the ASX Listing Rules which impose higher standards on entities seeking admission to the official list of ASX....more

ASX Admission requirements to be updated, rather than overhauled

by DLA Piper on

After a 6 month consultation period, ASX has confirmed the changes to its admission requirements, which will come into effect on 19 December 2016. While ASX has decided to proceed with some of the rule changes it...more

Closing the backdoor? A guard at the front door? ASX admission requirements set for an overhaul Corporate Alert

by DLA Piper on

The ASX yesterday released its long anticipated consultation paper "Updating ASX's admission requirements for listed entities". A number of amendments to tighten the admission requirements under the Listing Rules are proposed...more

CFTC Issues Its First Ever Order of Exemption from Registration as a Derivatives Clearing Organization

On August 18, CFTC issued an order of exemption from registration as a derivative clearing organization (DCO) to ASX Clear (Futures) Pty Limited (ASX). The order is the first of its kind issued by CFTC based on its authority...more

Mining Company One Day, Technology Company The Next: Explaining The Hype Around Reverse Takeovers/Backdoor Listings

by DLA Piper on

This year has seen a sharp increase in backdoor listings (also known as reverse takeovers) on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX), to a level that has not been experienced since the peak of the dotcom boom. There has...more

Revised ASX Guidance Note 17 - dealing with waivers and in-principle advice

by DLA Piper on

On 22 September 2014, the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) released an updated version of Guidance Note 17 to the ASX Listing Rules....more

The DLA Piper Guide To Annual Reporting For The Financial Year To 30 June 2014

by DLA Piper on

In This Issue: - Timing Requirements - Content Requirements - Directors’ Report - ASX Listing Rules – Reporting Requirements - Excerpt from Timing Requirements: The table on the following...more

ASX's Recent Changes: Rights Issue, Dividend and Distribution Timetables

by K&L Gates LLP on

From 14 April 2014, the Australia Securities Exchange (ASX) will introduce changes to timetables for rights issues, dividend and distribution reinvestment plans and other corporate actions. ...more

Proposed Amendments to the Corporate Governance Principles

by K&L Gates LLP on

In August last year, the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) Corporate Governance Council (Council) undertook a review of the Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations (Recommendations) in response to the corporate...more

ASX Proposes Updates To Their: Corporate Governance Principles & Recommendations; And Listing Rules

by DLA Piper on

ASX last week released two consultation papers in relation to its corporate governance regime. The first outlines proposed updates to the ASX Corporate Governance Principles & Recommendations ("Principles & Recommendations")...more

Australia: Life Sciences Boardroom Lunch Series - A Summary

by DLA Piper on

Over the past 10 months, Grant Thornton and DLA Piper have launched a successful life sciences boardroom lunch series. Events have been held in Melbourne and Perth, and Sydney is about to be added to the roster. This...more

ASX Issues "Code of Best Practice" for Reporting by Life Science Companies

by K&L Gates LLP on

The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX), after extensive industry consultation has just issued a revised "Code of Best Practice" for Reporting by Life Science Companies (Code). While adoption of the new Code is not...more

Continuous Disclosure – What to Say and When?

by K&L Gates LLP on

Key Points - Continuous disclosure is one of the key elements of ensuring market integrity. With the recent amendments to the Listing Rules and the introduction by the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) of a new...more

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