Finance Matters

    View Authors April 2013

    Welcome to the first edition of Finance Matters our newsletter that gives you an insight into some of the key legal issues in finance.

    In this edition:

    - Are your security interests registered? And can you sleep at night?

    • Register your transactional security interests before 30 January 2014 or risk losing priority of your security interests.
    • Twenty days and twenty nights, I was wrong and the lawyers were right, all along:  A case note on Re Cardinia Nominees Pty Ltd [2013] NSWSC 32 and why it is important to register your security interests on the PPS Register within 20 business days.

    - Will a taxable gain arise when your company repays or refinances its debt?  How proposed tax changes will affect limited recourse debt and special purpose vehicles.

    - Meet our team: A minute with Mark Palermo talks about adrenaline rushes, doing deals and basketball.