Information Services - Rules, News, Delivery and Support


All ASX Rulebooks are avaiable as read only at or they are available as subscription services by contacting our Authorised Publisher, LexisNexis at or via phone on 1800 772 772.

Capital Liquidity Handbook

The ASX Capital Liquidity Handbook supplements the Rule 1A and provides guidance, formula, and detailed worked examples to assist participating organisations who are affected by the Rule in understanding and implementing it. This is updated as required.

Register of Listing Rules Waivers

Updated on a monthly basis, the Register of Listing Rules Waivers contains a comprehensive list of all waivers to the Listing Rules. Amendments and supplements are also provided at various times throughout the year for subscription customers only. 

Register of Waivers sample report


The News service includes ASX ComNews products that provide access to each ASX Listed Company announcements lodged with the ASX as soon as it has been released to the market on an ASX Trading Day.

ASX ComNews

Company announcement information in a fast and graphically rich PDF format. In addition to the core announcement information, the service includes meta data defining announcement classification (e.g. takeover, substantial shareholder notification, etc), market sensitivity, date / time, ASX code, related entities and announcement number. At the issuer's discretion, an announcement summary is also available. Being generally in native PDF the announcements have the full colour and richness provided by the issuer, are searchable and data may be extracted. ASX ComNews™ covers announcements from all issuers listed on the ASX.

ComNews Fact Sheet 
ComNews Manual 
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ComNews Sample Data (8mb)

ASX ComNews Direct

A simple and inexpensive information source for ASX listed Company news. It is a straightforward and user friendly application of ASX ComNews developed specifically for professional service firms, ASX listed companies, specific overseas companies and back office environments. ASX ComNews Direct is disseminated through a web based front-end, ASXOnline, and allows for fast search functionality without the need to subscribe to an ASX ComNews platform.

Announcements can be searched via:

- Company;
- Announcement type or sub-type; and
- Date range.

Delivery and Support

ASX continually explores new innovative information delivery systems to ensure we continue to deliver the most cost efficient and effective service available.

Information Services have a motivated and enthusiastic team of Account Managers to look after your various information requirements. The role of the teams is to provide you superior service and effectively respond to your on-going needs.  When coupled with the broad set of products and services available, you will be able to maximise your capabilities and ultimately enhance your decision-making.