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Due diligence process in Feltex IPO "very thorough"
The importance of due diligence processes in significant capital raisings is a key take-out from a High Court decision.
New Zealand
21 Sep 2014
Second RBNZ consultation paper on Basel III reforms on capital ratios
RBNZ has issued proposals in the wake of the Basel III reforms.
New Zealand
23 Mar 2012
The bank fees war: Round one goes (largely) to the banks
The Federal Court of Australia has found mostly for the banks in a class action about the legality of certain bank fees.
New Zealand
12 Dec 2011
Reserve Bank releases consultation paper on Basel III reforms
Both the RBNZ and APRA propose to implement core Basel III measures regarding a replacement capital adequacy regime.
New Zealand
12 Nov 2011
KiwiSaver changes - more upside than downside?
The Prime Minister today provided a little more detail on the KiwiSaver changes which will be announced in next week’s budget.
New Zealand
12 May 2011
The who, how and when of registration under the FSPA
Most financial services businesses will need to register by 1 December 2010 under the Financial Service Providers (Registration and Dispute Resolution) Act (FSPA). Specialist financial advisers, discretionary investment managers and investment planners have until 31 March 2011.
New Zealand
14 Nov 2010
Will you Need a Licence Under New Insurance (Prudential Supervision) Act?
Anyone carrying on insurance business in New Zealand will be under the Reserve Bank’s supervision and will need to be licensed and comply with a number of ongoing prudential requirements under the new Insurance (Prudential Supervision) Act.
New Zealand
5 Oct 2010
Reserve Bank Disclosure Review
The Reserve Bank has released a consultation document entitled Review of Disclosure Requirements for Registered Banks outlining options to change the disclosure requirements for registered banks. The Review asks questions, with submissions due by 24 September 2010. The results of the Review are to be published in November 2010, with the new disclosure regime expected to come into effect on 31 March 2011.
New Zealand
20 Sep 2010
Your Bank Wrongly Bounces Your Cheque. Can You Sue?
The High Court of Australia recently found Westpac liable for defamation for dishonouring 30 cheques when there were sufficient funds to cover them. However, the Court divided 3-2 over whether the defence of qualified privilege applied, with the majority holding that it did not. This Brief Counsel analyses the Australian decision and its potential impact on New Zealand law.
New Zealand
8 Sep 2010
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