The information, documents and materials which follow (the “Contents”) are provided for general informational purposes only and do not constitute an offer to sell securities, or a solicitation of an offer to buy securities, in any jurisdiction. The distribution of the Contents and the offering, sale and delivery of securities described therein may be restricted by the laws of certain countries and jurisdictions, as more fully described in the Contents. Accordingly, neither the Contents nor any advertisement or other offering material may be distributed or published in any jurisdiction, except under circumstances that will result in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations. Persons into whose possession the Contents come are required by Export Finance Australia to inform themselves about, and to observe, any such restrictions.
In particular, the securities described in the Contents have not been, and will not be, registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), or with any securities regulatory authority of any state or other jurisdiction of the United States and may be subject to United States tax law requirements. The securities described in the Contents may not be offered, sold or delivered within the United States or to, or for the account or benefit of, U.S. persons (as defined in Regulation S under the Securities Act), subject to certain exceptions relating to sales made to “qualified institutional buyers” in reliance on Rule 144A under the Securities Act who are also “qualified purchasers” within the meaning of Section 2(a)(51)(A) of the United States Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended (the “Investment Company Act”), and shall be subject to restrictions on transfer, all as more fully described in the Contents. Any public offering of Export Finance Australia's securities in the United States will be made by means of a prospectus that may be obtained from Export Finance Australia and that will contain detailed information about Export Finance Australia and Export Finance Australia's management as well as Export Finance Australia's financial statements.