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Australia - Fund Finance 2020
Insight 31 Jan 2020

Partner Managing Associate Partner Managing Associate Tom Highnam Rita Pang Luke Leybourne The fund financing market in Australia continued to be buoyant in 2019. Private equity, infrastructure and real estate funds remained the ...

Right here, right now; the CDR regime is live
Insight 02 Aug 2019

The Federal Government has finally passed the Treasury Laws Amendment (Consumer Data Right) Act 2019 (the CDR Act ) through Parliament. This follows the Government's first attempt to introduce draf ...

Are CCIVS the beginning of the end for the Unit Trust's monopoly?
Insight 19 Sep 2018

Written by Managing Associate James Kanabar Avid, or even occasional, readers of Unravelled over the past few years cannot have failed to notice the Federal Government's proposal to introduce two n ...

How ipso facto provisions (and exemptions) affect project finance - both good and bad news
Insight 05 Sep 2018

The new ipso facto regime applies to contracts entered into on or after 1 July 2018. It imposes a stay on the exercise of certain contractual rights in some insolvency regimes (administration and ...

ASIC's allocations project - guidance from abroad
Insight 13 Aug 2018

ASIC is examining the allocations process in capital raising transactions. Senior Associate Addison Ma discusses ASIC's allocations project and the influences that the regulators in the UK and in ...

Video: Startup funding, exits and investment: insights from Jon Medved, Founder and CEO, OurCrowd
Insight 26 Jul 2018

Partner Partner Managing Associate Valeska Bloch Access to funding has long been the missing link in the development of startups in Australia. The Australian startup industry has grown significantly over the past few years as capital ...

The end of the unit trust monopoly - tranche 1 of the revised CCIV bill
Insight 15 Jun 2018

On 13 June 2018, the Federal Government released the first tranche of the revised exposure draft legislation for the new corporate collective investment vehicle, one of the two forms of collective ...

Unitranche financing in the Australian market
Insight 04 Dec 2017

As regulatory and political pressure increases on the major banks in Australia, alternative credit providers are entering the market with a variety of products to attract borrowers. The unitranche ...

Exposure draft legislation for Australian 'hybrid mismatch rules' released
Insight 01 Dec 2017

Treasury has released for consultation exposure draft legislation to introduce new rules to neutralise the effects of hybrid mismatch arrangements, in accordance with Action Item 2 of the OECD/G20 ...

The beginning of the end of the unit trust's monopoly? CCIV legislation and ASIC guidance
Insight 09 Nov 2017

Written by Senior Overseas Practitioner James Kanabar Avid readers of Unravelled over the past few years cannot have failed to notice that there are moves afoot to introduce two new forms of ...