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ASIC Corporations (Approved Foreign Markets—Buy-backs and Takeovers) Instrument 2015/1071


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Compilation No. 1


This is a compilation of ASIC Corporations (Approved Foreign Markets—Buy-backs and Takeovers) Instrument 2015/1071 as in force on 5 September 2017. It includes any commenced amendment affecting the legislative instrument to that date.


This compilation was prepared by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission.


The notes at the end of this compilation (the endnotes) include information

about amending instruments and the amendment history of each amended provision.



Part 1—Preliminary

1        Name of legislative instrument

This instrument is ASIC Corporations (Approved Foreign Markets—Buy-backs and Takeovers) Instrument 2015/1071.

3        Authority

This instrument is made for the purposes of:

(a)     subsection 257B(7) of the Corporations Act 2001; and

(b)     item 14(b) of the table in section 611 of that Act.

4        Definitions

In this instrument:

Act means the Corporations Act 2001.


approved foreign market has the same meaning as in section 5 of ASIC Corporations (Definition of Approved Foreign Market) Instrument 2017/669.

Part 2—Declaration

5        On–market buy-back on an overseas financial market

ASIC declares that an approved foreign market is an approved overseas financial market.

Note:   This declaration is made for the purposes of subsection 257B(7) of the Act.

Part 3—Approval

6        Acquisition through a foreign listed company

ASIC approves a foreign body conducting an approved foreign market.

Note:   This approval is given for the purposes of item 14(b) of the table in section 611 of the Act.


Endnote 1—Instrument history

Instrument number

Date of FRL registration

Date of commencement

Application, saving or transitional provisions


14/12/2015 (see F2015L01988)




4/9/2017 (see F2017L01128)



Endnote 2—Amendment history

ad. = added or inserted     am. = amended     LA = Legislation Act 2003    rep. = repealed     rs. = repealed and substituted

Provision affected 

How affected

Section 1 (name of legislative instrument)

rs. 2017/6

Section 2

rep. s48D LA

Section 4 (definitions)

am. 2017/6

Section 5

am. 2017/6

Section 6