Capital Markets

Capital Markets

Capital Markets

Globally the capital markets continue to experience high levels of volatility. Every day Corrs Chambers Westgarth lawyers help leading organisations not only stay on top of the ever-changing situation, but successfully raise capital or seek alternative sources of finance in a difficult market.

Corrs is a leading advisor on energy and resource sector financings and advises overseas investors seeking to list or seek capital on the Australian equity markets.

We act for clients on equity, debt equity-linked, hybrid, asset-backed, credit-linked and derivatives transactions.

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Investment or Utility? US crusade reinforces need for vigilance in Australian ICOs

Like all new and exciting things, there is a balance to be struck between regulation and innovation – protection and creation.

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Green bond market: an Australian focus

While the international green bond market has grown exponentially since 2013, Australia is quickly catching up with a number of green bonds being issued.

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Green Bonds Series: Part One - Why are Green Bonds the hottest thing in debt capital markets right now?

In this series, we take a deep dive into the green bond market. In this first article, we ask what exactly is a green bond?

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The National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation: solid foundations or a house of cards?

A new Budget initiative aims to increase dramatically the supply of affordable housing for lower income Australians by linking the scale and tenor of the debt capital markets with the community housing sector.

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Proposed new super pension rules – necessary reforms for Australia’s future

Promising changes to retirement income streams will simplify a needlessly complex area of law.

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Will the year of the fire monkey burn corporate Australia’s ambitions in 2016?

Our key predictions on what Australia can expect from the Chinese year of the fire monkey.

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Our Thinking

Investment or Utility? US crusade reinforces need for vigilance in Australian ICOs

Like all new and exciting things, there is a balance to be struck between regulation and innovation – protection and creation.

Green bond market: an Australian focus

While the international green bond market has grown exponentially since 2013, Australia is quickly catching up with a number of green bonds being issued.

Green Bonds Series: Part One - Why are Green Bonds the hottest thing in debt capital markets right now?

In this series, we take a deep dive into the green bond market. In this first article, we ask what exactly is a green bond?

The National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation: solid foundations or a house of cards?

A new Budget initiative aims to increase dramatically the supply of affordable housing for lower income Australians by linking the scale and tenor of the debt capital markets with the community housing sector.

Proposed new super pension rules – necessary reforms for Australia’s future

Promising changes to retirement income streams will simplify a needlessly complex area of law.

Will the year of the fire monkey burn corporate Australia’s ambitions in 2016?

Our key predictions on what Australia can expect from the Chinese year of the fire monkey.