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Corporations Amendment Regulations 2009 (No. 4)

Authoritative Version
  • - F2009L01627
  • No longer in force
SLI 2009 No. 70 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Corporations Regulations 2001 to update the provisions to improve the operation of financial services and market regulatory policy.
Administered by: Treasury
Made 30 Apr 2009
Registered 01 May 2009
Tabled HR 12 May 2009
Tabled Senate 12 May 2009
Date of repeal 09 Aug 2013
Repealed by Treasury (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

Corporations Amendment Regulations 2009 (No. 4)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2009 No. 70

I, QUENTIN BRYCE, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Corporations Act 2001.

Dated 30 April 2009



By Her Excellency’s Command


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Corporations Amendment Regulations 2009 (No. 4).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on the day after they are registered.

3              Amendment of Corporations Regulations 2001

                Schedule 1 amends the Corporations Regulations 2001.

Schedule 1        Amendments

(regulation 3)


[1]           Paragraph 7.8.01 (5) (c)


licensed financial market)


licensed market or licensed CS facility)

[2]           Subregulation 7.8.01 (8), including the note


         (8)   For paragraph 981B (1) (c) of the Act, if a financial services licensee is required to call margins from a client under the operating rules of a licensed market or the operating rules of a licensed CS facility:

                (a)    the financial services licensee may operate an account to which that paragraph applies as:

                          (i)    a clients’ segregated account; or

                         (ii)    a trust account;

        in accordance with the operating rules; and

               (b)    if:

                          (i)    the account is operated outside Australia; and

                         (ii)    the law in force in the jurisdiction where it is maintained requires the account to be designated in a particular way;

        the financial services licensee must designate the account            in that way.

Note   The operating rules may require client moneys, including moneys used for margining, to be held in either a clients’ segregated account or a trust account.

[3]           Schedule 8C, after item 10


10A         After subsection 892B (1), including the note


      (1A)   Nothing in subsection (1) prevents the Minister approving, in accordance with section 884C, a change to Division 3 arrangements that includes the withdrawal of money from an account or accounts holding a fidelity fund.

[4]           Further amendments — licensed market

                The following provisions are amended by omitting ‘licensed financial market’ and inserting ‘licensed market’:

·        subregulation 7.8.01 (4A)

·        paragraph 7.8.02 (1) (f)

·        regulation 7.9.07C

·        subregulation 7.9.63B (3).


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