Insights and updates

May 8, 2013

Directors concerned about distraction from strategic focus

King & Wood Mallesons' third edition of its annual corporate governance report - Directions 2013 - shows that Australian directors are facing an identity crisis due to a widening expectation gap as to the proper role of directors.
May 8, 2013

ASIC News

ASIC has released a report and a consultation paper on the impact of dark liquidity and high-frequency trading on Australia's financial markets. Comments to ASIC by 10 May 2013.
May 8, 2013

Charities Registered with ASIC

For charities currently registered with ASIC, the start of the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) means that some of their most common dealings and obligations will now be with the ACNC.
May 8, 2013

NFP Governance Standards

Under the ACNC Act, registered charities have an ongoing obligation to comply with core minimum governance standards and, for charities sending funds or engaging in....