LexisNexis Special Report Financial Fallout

This once-off report is designed to give clarity on the financial markets crisis. It addresses the legal implications of the crisis for the Australian market in an international context. It is written by leading experts in the field and is available in hard copy and online.

General Information
Subject AreaBanking & Finance
Publication Year 2008
  • Introduction by Justice R P Austin
  • Opinion and analysis from industry experts
  • Updates on Industry Body Discussion Papers
  • Updates on International Reports
  • Developments from Regulators and Associations
  • Key Parliamentary Announcements
  • Summary of Legislative Developments Over twenty-five articles, including:
  • Confusing or just complex: financial products and disclosure in the global financial crisis, Andrew Dahdal, Macquarie University
  • Consequences of enterprises failing in the financial markets, Noel Batrouney, Hall & Wilcox
  • Directors' margin loans - is disclosure currently required? Dean Jordan, Clayton Utz
  • Market Illiquidity and directors, Cameron Belyea, Clayton Utz
  • Mislabelled investment options in superannuation, Michelle Levy and Michael
  • Mathieson, Mallesons Stephen Jaques
  • Securities lending, margin lending and short selling, Justice R P Austin
  • Short selling prohibitions in Australia - practical implications, Richard Batten and Eylem Kamerakkas, Minter Ellison
  • Trustees of investment funds - managing the global financial crisis, Zein El Hassan, Clayton Utz

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