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Upcoming Events - February 2007

The next three months have a variety of conferences, seminars and symposiums on the agenda.

3rd Annual Company Secretarial Law & Practice Conference

Attend Law & Finance's 3rd Annual Company Secretarial Law and Practice conference to keep up to date on regulatory changes. Not to be missed, this conference will ensure you are up to date with every aspect of your role as Company Secretary.

Hear from Australia’s most authoritative, technical and practical experts from KPMG, ASX Markets Supervision, Freehills, Deloitte and many more.

Dates:
26th – 28th February 2007
The Grace Hotel, Sydney

More Information
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Private Placement Seminars – Tapping into the US & Overseas Institutional Investment Market

ASX invites you to come and find out on how to access the US and international private placement market and to meet some of the most active overseas funds which are active in micro-cap and small listed companies.

What you will hear:

  • An informative presentation on how to tap into the US and international private placement market.
  • Meet investors and US advisers with access to hundreds of international institutional investors.
  • Discuss the types of placements that get done by other listed companies and hear case studies.
  • Q & A session at the end.

Your presenters:

  • Cantara (Switzerland) – Switzerland based fund manager
  • The Palisades fund (USA) – US fund managers with over 50 private placements since 2004.
  • HPC Capital – an active New York private placement agent
  • Moses & Singer – a New York law firm experienced in ASX-listed private placements to US investors.

Dates:
Perth: Monday 26 February 2007, 4.00pm to 6.00pm
Level 8 Exchange Plaza, 2 The Esplanade, Perth WA 6000

Melbourne: Wednesday 28 February 2007, 4.30pm to 6.00pm
Level 41, Rialto South Tower, 525 Collins Street Melbourne, VIC 3000

Sydney: Monday 5 March 2007, 4.30pm to 6.00pm - BOOKED OUT!
Level 8, Exchange Centre, 20 Bridge Street, Sydney NSW 2000

RSVP: Email Listed@asx.com.au

Corporate Governance of ASX Listed Entities Course

Tribeca Learning and Corporate Compliance Partners (CCP) have launched Australia’s first professional education course focused specifically on the ASX Listing Rules. The course addresses the practical management of ASX compliance and the regulatory obligations of listed companies.

Course workshop dates:
Sydney:
 28 – 30 March, 17-18 May 2007
Perth: 11-13 April, 24-25 May 2007
Melbourne: 18-20 April, 7-8 June 2007
Brisbane: 2-4 May, 14 – 15 June 2007

More Information
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6th Annual Governance Symposium

The rise of shareholder power

Chartered Secretaries Australia brings you a thought-provoking half-day symposium on a hot topic in governance. This is your opportunity to both listen and contribute to the debate on the rise of shareholder power.

A range of industry experts including representatives from Australian Shareholders Association, ASX and ISS Australia will comment on developments in issues such as executive remuneration, control of board appointments, the influence of institutional investors, the increase in class actions, and the future of the limited liability company…

Dates:
Melbourne:
Tuesday 27 March, 8:30am to 12:30pm
Sofitel Melbourne, 25 Collins Street, Melbourne
Sydney: Wednesday 28 March, 8:30am to 12:30pm
Hilton Sydney, 488 George Street, Sydney

More Information
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