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  • 11 Aug 2005

    ASIC Professional Association Survey

    Following a request from ASIC the AICD has submitted its views on issues relevant to the regulatory environment and our expectations of ASIC over the next 3 to 5 years. Some of the issues covered include: Over regulation hurting everyone including the regulators ...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 17 Jun 2014

    Submission to ASIC in response to report 392 ASICs deregulatory initiatives

    This submission is relevant to directors of all corporations regulated by ASIC.  Our comments on financial reporting thresholds are particularly relevant to proprietary companies.ASIC’s Deregulatory Initiatives On 18 June 2014 the Australian Institute of Company Directors provided a submission to ASI...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 10 Jun 2010

    Submission to Treasury on market misconduct penalties

    Insider trading and market manipulation offences cause serious harm to the fair and efficient functioning of Australia’s financial markets. The Australian Institute of Company Directors supports strong laws and a well resourced regulator to enforce them. The consultation time allowed to comment on the...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 06 May 2010

    Submission to Treasury on Audit Quality Review

    This submission to Treasury is in response to the discussion paper entitled Audit Quality in Australia: A Strategic Review. As directors are ultimately responsible for the company’s financial reports and for the audit process, the Australian Institute of Company Directors is interested to ensure that audit ...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 19 Aug 2014

    ACNC Options paper

    “Company Directors provided comment to the Department of Social Services on their Options Paper for Replacement Arrangements following the abolition of the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC).Since the commencement of the NFP Reform in 2010/2011 and through a range of submissions, Com...

    Content Type: General

  • 08 Oct 2015

    Submission to Treasury on proposed Industry Funding Model for ASIC

    On 9 October 2015, the AICD lodged a submission in response to Federal Treasury’s Consultation Paper, Proposed Industry Funding Model for the Australian Securities and Investments Commission.In summary, our comments were as follows: • The AICD supports a funding model that ensures that regulator is we...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 18 Jul 2002

    Competition Provisions of the Trade Practices Act 1974

    Submission to The Committee of Inquiry into the Competition Provisions of the Trade Practices Act 1974. 19 July 2002The Committee of Inquiry into the Competition Provisions of the Trade Practices Act 1974 SUBMISSION TO THE COMMITTEE OF INQUIRY INTO THE COMPETITION PROVISIONS OF THE TRADE PRACTICES ACT 1...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 03 Mar 2015

    Submission to Senate Economics Legislation Committee on proposed abolition of CAMAC

    Today we lodged a submission with the Senate Economics Legislation Committee in relation to the proposed abolition of the Corporations and Markets Advisory Committee (CAMAC).As has been our position for some time, AICD strongly opposes the abolition of CAMAC and we recommend that the proposed abolition not procee...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 14 Jun 2001

    Australian Investor Relations Association Draft Best Practice Guidelines For Communication Between

    Submission to Mr Ian Matheson, Director, Australasia Investor Relations Association. 15 June 2001 Mr Ian Matheson, Director, Australasia Investor Relations Association AUSTRALIAN INVESTOR RELATIONS ASSOCIATION - DRAFT BEST PRACTICE GUIDELINES FOR COMMUNICATION BETWEEN LISTED ENTITIES AND THE INVESTMENT C...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 12 Jul 2001

    AICD Submission on the ASX Discussion Paper on Disclosure of Directors Securities Transactions

    Submission to Ms Catherine Officer, National Counsel - Investors and Companies, Australian Stock Exchange Limited. 13 July 2001 Ms Catherine Officer, National Counsel - Investors and Companies, Australian Stock Exchange Limited ASX DISCUSSION PAPER - "DISCLOSURE OF DIRECTORS' TRANSACTIONS IN SECURITIES"P...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 31 Jan 2010

    Opinion Balancing the director liability burden

    As society re-appraises the risks posed by limited liability corporations, Steven Cole stresses the importance of balancing the liability burden faced by directors. Balancing the director liability burden In 1911, Nicholas Murray Butler, president of Columbia University, ...

    Content Type: CDM Article

  • 05 Dec 2010

    States fail the reform test again say directors

    Most Australian states are continuing to fail badly when it comes to removing the excessive liability burden imposed on company directors, damaging business investment and job creation, according to the Boardroom Burden Report Card for 2010. The report card (BBRC), developed by the Australian ...

    Content Type: Media Release

  • 26 May 2010

    Submission to ASX on proposed listing rule amendments

    In a submission dated 27 May 2010 the Australian Institute of Company Directors provided its response to the Australian Securities Exchange’s Exposure Draft “Listing Rule Amendments- New Requirements for a Remuneration Committee and a Company Trading Policy”. The submission outlines broad support for ...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 01 Nov 2010

    Submission to Treasury on amendments to s205G of the Corporations Act

    On 2nd November the Australian Institute of Company Directors made a submission to Treasury supporting section 205G applying not just to listed companies but also to listed entities. Although this might involve extra compliance costs for listed entities not otherwise required to report that informatio...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 05 Sep 2004

    Issue for Comment on ED 6 Exploration for and evaluation of mineral resources ED 6 Level at

    International Accounting Standard 36 (IAS 36), paragraph 22 requires impairment to be assessed at the individual asset level “unless the asset does not generate cash inflows that are largely independent of those from other assets or groups of assets”. In addition, IAS 36 paragraph 70 requires that “if an acti...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 16 May 2002

    Inquiry into Small Business Employment

    Submission to The Secretary, Australian Senate Employment, Workplace Relations & Education References Committee, and Legislation Committee. 17 May 2002The Secretary, Australian Senate Employment, Workplace Relations & Education References Committee, and Legislation Committee INQUIRY INTO SMALL B...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 23 Jan 2012

    Submission on Exposure Draft of the Corporations Amendment (Phoenixing and Other Measures Bill) 2012

    This submission to Treasury is in response to the exposure draft of the Corporations Amendment (Phoenixing and Other Measures) Bill 2012. While we support effective efforts to reduce fraudulent phoenix activity, we are eager to ensure that measures adopted to curtail the activities of t...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 03 Jun 2004

    Review of Aspects of Income Tax Self Assessment Submission

    Treasury Review of Aspects of Income Tax Self Assessment Submission .

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 25 Feb 2010

    Submission to ASIC on consultation paper 128 Handling Confidential Information

    This consultation paper contains ASIC’s proposals for best practice relating to the handling of confidential information, primarily in the context of capital raisings and mergers and acquisitions. Whilst AICD supports the focus of the Paper, we are concerned that some of the proposals may not be propo...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 20 Sep 2012

    Submission to ASIC on Managing Conflicts of Interest in Litigation Schemes

    This submission to ASIC is in relation to Consultation Paper 185 – Managing Conflicts of Interest in Litigation and Proof of Debt Schemes. Company Directors has previously voiced concerns about the impact of complex class action litigation on companies, directors and Australia’s productivity. In summar...

    Content Type: General