The impact of COVID-19 on Australia’s economy means that many companies will need to assess all available means of accessing funding to alleviate the brunt of a cash flow squeeze.

Companies, directors, underwriters, investors and regulators will need to improvise and adapt in order to overcome the financial uncertainty ahead. In the age of COVID-19, listed entities should be prepared to raise capital and be able to move swiftly and decisively when required to do so. G+T’s leading equity capital markets team presents this paper which is intended to help all of those players navigate the many legal considerations that arise in the context of capital raisings undertaken during periods of prolonged market and economic uncertainty.

This is an essential guide for listed entities, boards, underwriters, investors and regulators.