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The impact of digitisation on payments systems - The payments mix is increasingly digital with traditional payment cards being challenged by digital wallets.

23 August 2016

The Australian Taxation Office releases draft Practical Compliance Guideline with its proposed approach to transfer pricing issues relating to offshore hubs used by Australian resident multinational...

23 August 2016

DAOs are a re-imagined form of business vehicle, somewhere between a collective investment structure, a partnership, a venture capital fund, and a crowdsourcing platform.

16 August 2016

Marketplace lending is the practice of connecting consumers and small–medium enterprises (SMEs) wishing to borrow with individuals or institutions wishing to lend.

09 August 2016

A focus on improvement in corporate culture can be a catalyst to positive business outcomes. We discuss ASIC's regulatory initiative.

09 August 2016

The availability of company information & commentary online has coincided with a staggering decline in attendance at AGMs of ASX listed companies.

09 August 2016

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King & Wood Mallesons advised Quadrant Private Equity on the acquisition of Ardent Leisure’s gym business for $260 million, including brands such as Goodlife Health Clubs and Hypoxi.

22 August 2016

King & Wood Mallesons has advised Consolidated Snacks Pty Ltd on its acquisition by listed Philippines company, Universal Robina Corporation.

17 August 2016

Managing Intellectual Property (MIP) has named nine King & Wood Mallesons partners as 2016 IP Stars in the patent and trade mark categories.

17 August 2016

King & Wood Mallesons advised Landbridge on its agreement with the Northern Territory Government to build a luxury hotel at the Darwin waterfront.

08 August 2016

KWM is acting for Shanghai Pharma and Primavera on their joint acquisition of 100% of Vitaco by way of scheme of arrangement.

05 August 2016

King & Wood Mallesons has advised General Electric on the sale of its Commercial Distribution Finance business in Australia and New Zealand to Wells Fargo.

03 August 2016

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Blockchain is more than bitcoin. Its technology and potential far exceeds digital currencies.

04 August 2016

An overview of the legal, taxation, FIRB and structuring issues when considering real estate investment in Australia, including practical considerations and risk mitigation strategies.

01 August 2016

A look back at the significant reduction of regulatory controls and red tape, and looking forward at investment trends, further deregulation and predictions for Chinese outbound investment.

25 July 2016

A global analysis of regulatory reforms, trends and developments in key markets in which our clients do business.

14 June 2016

King & Wood Mallesons, together with ASIFMA and J.P. Morgan, has jointly prepared a report on “Access Programmes and Reforms in the Cross-Border RMB Market”.

27 April 2016

Foreign investment into Australia is on the rise - navigating regulations at home and abroad.

28 March 2016