Corporate Transactions & Compliance

Team collaboration, co-ordination and co-operation is integral to the successful execution of corporate transactions.

We work with corporations and their advisors on mergers and acquisitions, IPOs, regulated and unregulated securities offerings (including rights issues), employee share and option schemes, corporate restructuring and capital markets.

In providing a premium tailored service offering to private business, investors and public companies, we also assist with regulatory compliance and risks, including corporate governance, directors' duties and stock exchange listing rule compliance.


  • Capital raising
  • Corporate governance and compliance
  • Corporate structuring
  • IPOs
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Private equity


Amazing Loans Ltd

Advising on the IPO, prospectus for redeemable preference share issue, prospectus for share buy-back of preference shares, preparation for notice of meeting and explanatory memorandum to shareholders relating to share buy-back, related party transactions and placements; takeover of Investment Evolution Limited; takeover bid for Investment Evolution Global Limited; and takeover bid by IEG Holdings Limited.

Anteo Diagnostics Limited (ASX:ADO)

Advising on prospectuses for securities offerings, share placements, due diligence in respect of acquisition opportunities, preparation of meeting documentation for shareholders meeting, and ASX compliance.

AstiVita Renewables Ltd (ASX:AIR)

Advising on ASX and Corporations Act compliance, on-market share buy backs, market disclosures and notice of meeting documentation.

Business Management Limited

Advising on equity investments in AtCor Medical, Light Knights Entertainment and BestcarePetfoods.

Columbus Copper Corporation (CCU: TSX-V)

Advising this Canadian precious metals exploration and development company, active in Turkey and the Balkan region of Europe, on an offer to sophisticated and professional investors in Australia to raise CDN$5 million.

Coral Sea Petroleum Ltd (ASX:CSP)

Advising on securities offerings, includingshare and option placement, underwriting arrangements, shareholder meeting documentation and ASX Listing Rule compliance.

Corporate Protection Australia Group

Capital raising, employee share schemes and corporate acquisitions.

DataDotTechnology Ltd (ASX:DDT)

Assisting with the acquisition of DataTrace DNA, as well as an Employee Share Rights Plan and Share Purchase Plan.


Advising this specialised software company on a capital injection by Seek Limited to take up a substantial equity position.

MUI Corporation Limited (ASX:MUI)

Advising on a proposal for change in the nature and scale of activities, including ASX and related party compliance, share placements andASX announcements.

Pacific Enviromin Ltd

Advising on the rights issue prospectus, acquisition of Ipoh Pacific and Exnox Technology and Ipoh Pacific Resources, including documentation of shareholder resolutions and explanatory memorandum under ASX Listing Rules.

Primero Mining Corp

Advisingthis Canadian company listed on TSX and NYSE, ona scrip based scheme of arrangement to acquire the Cerro Del Gallo gold-silver project in Mexico via the acquisition of Cerro Resources NL, an Australian company listed on ASX and TSX-V, with an implied transaction value of circa $120 million.

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