Allens Arthur Robinson
In brief: Recent legislation gives the Australian Securities and Investments Commission broad new search powers, enables the Australian Federal Police to intercept communications when investigating suspected insider trading and market manipulation, and provides for substantially increased penalties for market manipulation offences. Partner Matthew McLennan (view CV), Lawyer Tom Randall and Law Graduate Sikeli Ratu report.
- Corporations Amendment (No 1) Act 2010
- Penalties for market manipulation offences
- Market integrity regime