Corporations Act 2001
[ CCH Note: Ch 7 will be amended by No 8 of 2022, s 3, Sch 2, by inserting the note, (effective 1 July 2022). The note will read:
For the purposes of this Chapter, a person manages financial risk if they:
(a) manage the financial consequences to them of particular circumstances happening; or
(b) avoid or limit the financial consequences of fluctuations in, or in the value of, receipts or costs (including prices and interest rates).
Note 1: Examples of actions that constitute managing a financial risk are:
Note 2: An example of an action that does not constitute managing a financial risk is employing a security firm (while that is a way of managing the risk that thefts will happen, it is not a way of managing the financial consequences if thefts do occur).