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The Australian Securitisation Forum is the leading industry body representing participants in the securitisation and covered bond markets.

We are focused on promoting, protecting and strengthening the Australian market, to build investor confidence and drive sustainable growth for our members.

Latest News

The Reserve Bank of Australia has published a webcast, which includes audio and the transcript, from the panel discussion on ‘The end of LIBOR and the Impact on Australian Financial Markets’ held at the R...
The AOFM has today released for public comment its draft guiding investment principles for ABSF investment.  As previously envisaged, the investment guidelines are intended to be principles based rather tha...
On 1 May 2019, APRA released a letter to non-ADI lenders (PDF) detailing amendments to the Economic and Financial Statistics (EFS) data collection, relating to the consolidation of securitisation SPVs.  The...
On 11 April the Australian Office of Financial Management (AOFM) released an Operational Notice relating to the Australian Business Securitisation Fund (ABSF). The notice provided an update on the implementation...
The Australian Business Securitisation Fund Bill 2019 passed both Houses of Parliament on 3 April 2019, without amendments.  The Bill will now be presented to the Governor General for royal assent. See the Senat...
On 13 February 2019, the Australian Treasurer, Josh Frydenberg, introduced the Australian Business Securitisation Fund Bill 2019 (ABSF) into the House of Representatives.   The Bill is broadly consistent wi...
Japan's Financial Services Agency has published final guidance on the regulatory capital requirements for securitisation investors.  The guidance adds (i) a set of due diligence and information collection requir...
The annual Structured Finance Industry Group (SFIG) conference in Las Vegas attracted over 7,900 registered delegates, a solid increase from the 2018 conference. A contingent of Australian RMBS, ABS issuers and banke...

What's On

Upcoming courses, seminars and networking opportunities for your professional development

MAY

30

Securitisation Trust Management course

Sydney

MAY

30

Future Leaders & Young Professionals event

Melbourne

JUN

10

Australian Securitisation Investor Seminar

London

JUN

11-13

Global ABS 2019

Barcelona

JUN

18

Women in Securitisation networking event

Brisbane

JUN

26/27

Securitisation Professionals course

Sydney

SEP

19

Australian Securitisation Investor Seminar

Tokyo

OCT

17/18

IMN Asian Structured Credit Summit

Hong Kong

NOV

18/19

Australian Securitisation Conference

Hilton, Sydney

Australian Securitisation Journal

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.

Read the official journal of the ASF

Market snapshot

View a snapshot of the Australian structured credit market, courtesy of Macquarie Debt Markets Research. Key data is refreshed on a monthly basis.

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