You’ll need a lawyer who will ensure your structure can support your personal and financial aspirations as well as your AFS or NCCP obligations.

The Fold Legal understands ownership dynamics. The need to ensure continuity of management. The ability to exit non-performing principals and the importance of funding outgoing owners.

Don't assume these things can take care of themselves. It's really important to get on top of it early and have in place the proper documentation to minimise the likelihood that things could go wrong.


  • Corporate structuring
  • Company Incorporation
  • Company Constitution Customisations
  • Share Subscription Agreements
  • Class Rights
  • Annual General Meeting notices and documentation
  • Shareholders Agreements
  • Unitholders Agreements
  • Company Conversions
  • Buy/Sell Agreements
  • Loan Agreements
  • Licence Agreements


The Fold's frank take on issues affecting the financial services industry.

The Federal Court handed down its decision in the matter of ASIC v RI Advice Group Pty Ltd. This blog analyses the Court’s interpretation of sections 912A(1)(a) and (h) of the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) and discusses the implications for AFS licensees.

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Purchasing an Australian financial service licence (AFSL) or an Australian credit licence (ACL) is an exciting opportunity to take your financial service business to the next stage of growth.

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The Fold is delighted to be a finalist in the sixth annual edition of Fintech Australia’s 2022 Finnies award for the category, ‘excellence in support services’.

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