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GBP/USD LIBOR transition in Australian loan documents

GBP/USD LIBOR transition in Australian loan documents

In early 2021, the requirement to transition all GBP LIBOR loans to risk-free rates (“RFRs”) by 31 December 2021 seemed an almost impossible prospect.

24 September 2021

Out with the old, in with the new: Corporate Plans for ASIC and APRA

Each of these publications confirm a widely predicted change in ASIC’s strategic direction away from the hard-line enforcement approach which emerged following the Financial Services Royal Commission.

03 September 2021

The makings of a successful CCIV regime: release of CCIV Mark II

CCIV Mark II deals with the major stumbling blocks which had held back the CCIV from successful implementation.

27 August 2021

ACCC merger reforms: more revolution than evolution

The ACCC has just unveiled its long-awaited merger reform proposals.

27 August 2021

A National Code goes local: Victoria’s 2021 COVID rent relief scheme

Victoria has just enacted the Commercial Tenancy Relief Scheme Regulations 2021 (Regulations) putting a 2021 spin on rent relief.

26 August 2021

What's the deal with merger reform? A deep dive into the perceived problem and possible solutions

With the current mergers test squarely on the ACCC’s reform agenda, we examine the background to the current debate and ask whether it is the substantive legal test...

24 August 2021

FAR reaching consequences for super trustees

The Financial Accountability Regime is the Government’s proposed extension of the existing Banking Executive Accountability Regime to cover all APRA regulated entities.

16 August 2021

IPCC report fans litigation risk flames

The comprehensive and devastating findings set out in the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s report carry implications for businesses economy-wide, intensifying the risks of climate change litigation.

11 August 2021

The High Court Appeal - Wells Fargo Trust Company, National Association (as owner trustee) & Anor v. VB Leaseco Pty Ltd (administrators appointed) & Ors – Exploration of Virgin Territory

In the next month or so the hearing of the appeal in what has become known as the “Willis” Case will be heard before the High Court of...

05 August 2021

FAR is here – what does it mean for insurers and insurance?

Subject to a ministerial declaration, FAR will apply to insurers (and the insurers’ NOHCs) from the later of 1 July 2023 or 18 months after the Regime has...

03 August 2021

LIBOR Transition – Forward-looking Term SOFR Is Here

Very shortly, the U.S.-based Alternative Reference Rates Committee (ARRC) will make its much-anticipated formal recommendation of forward-looking term Secured Overnight Financing Rates (Term SOFR) administered by the CME...

27 July 2021

FAR reaching consequences: the new Financial Accountability Regime

On 16 July 2021 Treasury released consultation draft legislation to introduce the Financial Accountability Regime (FAR). FAR is the Government’s proposed extension of the existing Banking Executive Accountability...

20 July 2021

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