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Lower company compliance costs ahead373822/03/2017 11:00:00 a.m.The Regulatory Systems (Commercial Matters) Amendment Bill has now passed and will generally come into force two months after it receives the Royal Assent (near end of May).26/03/2017 10:45:16 p.m.The Regulatory Systems (Commercial Matters) Amendment Bill has now passed and will generally come into force two months after it receives the Royal Assent (near end of May 255htmlFalseaspx
A $60 million mistake – have you registered on the PPSR?350119/03/2017 11:00:00 a.m.Failing to register security interests on the Personal Property Securities Register - a simple and straightforward exercise - can be costly.26/03/2017 10:45:16 p.m.Share Follow A-$60-million-mistake-–-have-you-registered-on-the-PPSR Failing to register security interests on the Personal Property Securities Register (PPSR) - a simple and 529htmlFalseaspx
New retentions scheme – D-Day looms but detail missing367815/03/2017 11:00:00 a.m.Principals and contractors will have to apply the new construction contracts retentions regime, due to come into force on 31 March, without the benefit of supporting regulation or a clear explanation of what they need to do.26/03/2017 10:45:16 p.m.Principals and contractors will have to apply the new construction contracts retentions regime, due to come into force on 31 March, without the benefit of supporting regulation or 581htmlFalseaspx
Exporting to Iran369915/03/2017 11:00:00 a.m.The easing of United Nations sanctions against Iran in 2016 has created export opportunities for New Zealand. There is significant scope for increased trade, but care is needed.26/03/2017 10:45:16 p.m.The easing of United Nations sanctions against Iran in 2016 has created export opportunities for New Zealand There is significant scope for increased trade, but care is needed 337htmlFalseaspx
Incoming turbulence: tax proposals target multinationals36409/03/2017 11:00:00 a.m.The New Zealand Government took another big step last week toward implementation of the OECD Base Erosion and Profit Shifting project – releasing three discussion documents.26/03/2017 10:45:16 p.m.The New Zealand Government took another big step last week toward implementation of the OECD Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) project – releasing three discussion documents 406htmlFalseaspx
New rules on company creditor compromises36358/03/2017 11:00:00 a.m.Two High Court decisions setting aside creditors’ compromises give new guidance on the parameters of Part 14 of the Companies Act 1993.26/03/2017 10:45:16 p.m.Two High Court decisions setting aside creditors' compromises give new guidance on the parameters of Part 14 of the Companies Act 1993 cannot require the release of the company's 533htmlFalseaspx
What the Resource Legislation Amendment Bill will do34567/03/2017 11:00:00 a.m.The Resource Legislation Amendment Bill now been reported back and has the votes to pass. It has taken more than a year to get to this stage.26/03/2017 10:45:16 p.m.The Resource Legislation Amendment Bill (Bill) has now been reported back and has the votes to pass It has taken more than a year to get to this stage We report on what the Bill 414htmlFalseaspx
FMA updates non-GAAP disclosure33976/03/2017 11:00:00 a.m.The Financial Markets Authority (FMA) is updating its guidance on non-GAAP financial disclosure. We look at the changes it is proposing, how they will apply and what they mean. The changes will particularly impact market announcements and investor presentations made under continuous disclosure.26/03/2017 10:45:16 p.m.The Financial Markets Authority (FMA) is updating its guidance on non-GAAP financial disclosure We look at the changes it is proposing, how they will apply and what they mean 538htmlFalseaspx
Warminger decision on market manipulation – useful clarification of a difficult law34386/03/2017 11:00:00 a.m.The High Court decision delivered on Friday finding Mark Warminger in two instances manipulated the market provides a useful clarification of the law and will be carefully studied here and in the UK and Australia – both of which have similar regimes.26/03/2017 10:45:16 p.m.The High Court decision delivered on Friday finding Mark Warminger in two instances manipulated the market provides a useful clarification of the law and will be carefully studied 1062htmlFalseaspx
New Zealand Mergers & Acquisitions - trends and insights36231/03/2017 11:00:00 a.m.Mergers & acquisitions volumes are holding up, both internationally and in New Zealand, despite an unexpected period of geopolitical and economic volatility.26/03/2017 10:45:16 p.m.Mergers & acquisitions (M&A) volumes are holding up, both internationally and in New Zealand, despite an unexpected period of geopolitical and economic volatility 1232htmlFalseaspx