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Reviews in progress 99815/04/2018 12:00:00 p.m.After the high activity of the government’s 1st 100 days programme, it is tempting to think that we are now in something of a hiatus. But there is a lot of work going on among officials, through government appointed taskforces and working groups and through the legislative process which has the potential collectively to rewrite the regulatory context within which the economy functions.23/04/2018 5:30:03 a.m.After the high activity of the government’s 1st 100 days programme, it is tempting to think that we are now in something of a hiatus But there is a lot of work going on among 1422htmlFalseaspx
NZX debt listing rule proposals – a positive sign for the bond markets367912/04/2018 12:00:00 p.m.Earlier this week NZX released its exposure draft of the new set of listing rules for equity, debt and funds products. The new rules are largely positive for debt listings and remove a number of common administrative delays and roadblocks, while also expanding the utility of the market. 23/04/2018 5:30:03 a.m.Earlier this week NZX released its exposure draft of the new set of listing rules for equity, debt and funds products The new rules are largely positive for debt listings and 334htmlFalseaspx
Far reaching changes in draft NZX listing rules 401510/04/2018 12:00:00 p.m.NZX has today released the exposure draft of a new set of listing rules with far reaching changes, as well as changes to the NZX Corporate Governance Code, reflecting the strong mandate for change it received through its recent consultation process. 23/04/2018 5:30:03 a.m.NZX has today released the exposure draft of a new set of listing rules with far reaching changes, as well as changes to the NZX Corporate Governance Code, reflecting the strong 238htmlFalseaspx
Creating a win-win employee share plan 399027/03/2018 11:00:00 a.m.Heard of ESOPS – employee share ownership plans? Very possibly. Loan bonus schemes, performance share rights, phantom shares? Less likely. 23/04/2018 5:30:03 a.m.Heard of ESOPS – employee share ownership plans Loan bonus schemes, performance share rights, phantom shares All are ways of providing (usually senior) employees with a stake in the 833htmlFalseaspx
New tax rules for employee share schemes 400427/03/2018 11:00:00 a.m.With Parliament passing this week new employee share scheme (ESS) rules, it is timely for companies with existing ESS or who are considering an ESS as part of their remuneration package to seek professional advice. 23/04/2018 5:30:03 a.m.The passage this week of new employee share scheme (ESS) rules makes it a good time for companies with, and thinking of adopting, an ESS as part of their remuneration package to 813htmlFalseaspx
Iwi business flourishing – more benefits for members 400527/03/2018 11:00:00 a.m.The Māori economy has powered beyond $50 billion and business-savvy iwi are now extending their investment into more social initiatives that directly benefit iwi members, says Chapman Tripp. 23/04/2018 5:30:03 a.m.The Māori economy has powered beyond $50 billion and business-savvy iwi are now extending their investment into more social initiatives that directly benefit iwi members, says 1358htmlFalseaspx
Tougher privacy regime coming396220/03/2018 11:00:00 a.m.The Privacy Bill tabled by Justice Minister Andrew Little this week will increase the Privacy Commissioner’s powers and strengthen privacy protections.23/04/2018 5:30:03 a.m.The Privacy Bill tabled by Justice Minister Andrew Little this week will increase the Privacy Commissioner’s powers and strengthen privacy protections No date has been set for 1171htmlFalseaspx
Overseas investment regime – where are we now?391018/03/2018 11:00:00 a.m.The reform of the overseas investment regime is proceeding through a series of parallel initiatives rather than through a single bill, which makes it hard to keep track of what is happening and where. 23/04/2018 5:30:03 a.m.The reform of the overseas investment regime is proceeding through a series of parallel initiatives rather than through a single bill, which makes it hard to keep track of what is 1531htmlFalseaspx
Doing Business in New Zealand 401114/03/2018 11:00:00 a.m.​Haere mai is Māori for welcome, and New Zealand is one of the most open economies in the world. But there are rules and regulations for doing business here.23/04/2018 5:30:03 a.m.Haere mai is Māori for welcome, and New Zealand is one of the most open economies in the world But there are rules and regulations for doing business here 95htmlFalseaspx
Insurance contract law for review 398911/03/2018 11:00:00 a.m.Expect a stronger consumer focus to flow from the review of insurance contract law announced last week. This was indicated in Commerce Minister Kris Faafoi’s press statement and would be in line with international trends. 23/04/2018 5:30:03 a.m.Expect a stronger consumer focus to flow from the review of insurance contract law announced last week This was indicated in Commerce Minister Kris Faafoi’s press statement and 800htmlFalseaspx