For the past decade, economic fluctuations around the globe have placed banks and financial institutions under considerable pressure. Locally, there’s also a fiercely competitive market and heightened post-Royal Commission scrutiny. These factors mean the sector’s need for outstanding legal advice, informed by both technical expertise and genuine commercial understanding, has never been more acute.
Our banking and finance lawyers have experience gained in both private practice and in-house roles. They advise on:
- all forms of general borrowing arrangements, including bilateral and syndicated loans and related security issues for listed and unlisted companies
- asset finance and equipment leasing
- real property finance
- restructuring and insolvency, and
- Personal Property Securities Act (PPSA).
We act for Australian and overseas borrowers and lenders, as well as corporates. Our clients include Asia Debt Management, China Construction Bank, DomaCom, ICBC, Isuzu, Qualitas Securities and Westpac.
Banking & Finance| 10 Jun 2021
We consider the decision of the Supreme Court of New South Wales in Bhundia v Sommers (No 4)  NSWSC 455.
Banking & Finance| 26 May 2021
In this edition, we consider the Budget’s commitments to funds management and foreign financial services providers, a case on defective PDS disclosure, the exposure draft Your Future, Your Super regulations and much more.
Financial Services| 24 May 2021
In this article, we look at some of the hidden complexities in the new DDO regime.
Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Initial Coin Offerings & Security Token Offerings| 20 May 2021
Blockchain, data rights, corporate tax, capital raising and skilled visas: Senate Select Committee’s second interim report
Blockchain, consumer data rights, corporate taxation, capital raising and skilled visas are front and centre of the 23 recommendations of the Senate Select Committee on FinTech and RegTech, in its Second Interim Report.