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The draft legislation to extend APRA’s powers to make rules relating to lending by non-ADIs was introduced to the House of Representatives for its first reading today. Download the Bill (PDF) and acco...
A comment letter has been submitted jointly on behalf of the Global Financial Markets Association, Institute of International Finance, International Capital Markets Association, and the Australian Securitisation Foru...
Agreement has been reached by the 24 states of the European Union on a new regulatory regime for Simple, Transparent and Standardised (STS) securitisation.  We expect legislation will be presented and passed by ...
The ASF expects that legislative changes to give APRA additional powers to make rules regarding non-ADI lending activities are currently being progressed, in conjunction with a number of other Government measure...
The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision is consulting on the criteria and capital treatment of simple, transparent and comparable (STC) short term securitisations. Submissions are due by 5 October 2017.   The...
As of 1 January 2017, the ASX took over from AFMA as the administrator of the Bank Bill Swap benchmark rate (BBSW). BBSW is the primary short-term rate used in the financial markets for the pricing and valuation of A...

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The Australian Securitisation Journal (ASJ) is the official journal of the Australian Securitisation Forum. The ASJ is published by KangaNews on a semi-annual basis.

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