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ASIC Class Order [CO 02/0138]

Authoritative Version
CO 02/0138 Orders/ASIC Class Orders as made
This Class Order allows a listed body to make an announcement to a financial market about an offer or intended offer of financial products other than securities by a subsidiary of the listed body, without breaching section 1018A of the Corporations Act 2001. The announcement should contain nothing more than the material required by law or by the rules of the financial market.
Administered by: Treasury
General Comments: This Class Order was published in the Australian Securities and Investments Commission Gazette on 19/02/2002.
Registered 13 Feb 2007
Gazetted 19 Feb 2002
Date of repeal 17 Mar 2016
Repealed by ASIC Corporations (Repeal) Instrument 2016/171

Australian Securities and Investments Commission
Corporations Act 2001— Paragraph 1020F(1)(a) — Exemption

 

Under paragraph 1020F(1)(a) of the Corporations Act 2001 (the “Act”), the Australian Securities and Investments Commission hereby exempts each person in the class of persons mentioned in Schedule A in the case mentioned in Schedule B from subsections 1018A(1) and (2) of the Act.

 

SCHEDULE A

 

Listed bodies and their officers.

 

SCHEDULE B

 

The publication of a statement that:

 

(a)        relates to an offer or intended offer of financial products the issuer of which is a subsidiary or proposed subsidiary of the listed body;

 

(b)        consists of a notice or report by the listed body, or one of its officers, about its affairs to the relevant market operator; and

 

(c)        contains material which is required by law or by the operating rules of the relevant financial market to be contained in the statement and nothing more.

 

Commencement

This exemption takes effect on the commencement of Schedule 1 to the Financial Services Reform Act 2001.

 

 

Dated the 5th day of February 2002

 

 

 

 

Signed by Brendan Byrne
as a delegate of the Australian Securities and Investments Commission