UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549

SCHEDULE 13G
(Rule 13d-102)

Information to be Included in Statements Filed Pursuant to § 240.13d-1(b), (c)
and (d) and Amendments Thereto Filed Pursuant to § 240.13d-2

Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
(Amendment No.   )

Piedmont Lithium Limited
(Name of Issuer)

Ordinary Shares, no par value
(Title of Class of Securities)

Q7580A102
(CUSIP Number)

December 31, 2018
(Date of Event Which Requires Filing of this Statement)

Check the appropriate box to designate the rule pursuant to which this Schedule is filed:

 
Rule 13d-1(b)

Rule 13d-1(c)

Rule 13d-1(d)

*The remainder of this cover page shall be filled out for a reporting person’s initial filing on this form with respect to the subject class of securities, and for any subsequent amendment containing information which would alter the disclosures provided in a prior cover page.

The information required in the remainder of this cover page shall not be deemed to be “filed” for the purpose of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (“Act”) or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section of the Act, but shall be subject to all other provisions of the Act (however, see the Notes).



CUSIP No. Q7580A102

1
NAMES OF REPORTING PERSONS
 
 
Nasdaq Securities Australia Pty Ltd
 
 
 
 
2
CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP (See Instructions)
   
(a) ☐
   
(b) ☐
 
 
3
SEC USE ONLY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4
CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION
 
 
Australia
 
 
 
 
NUMBER OF SHARES BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON WITH
5
SOLE VOTING POWER
 
 
52,500,000
 
 
 
 
6
SHARED VOTING POWER
 
 
0
 
 
 
 
7
SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
 
 
52,500,000
 
 
 
 
8
SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER
 
 
0
 
 
 
 
9
AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON
 
 
52,500,000
 
 
 
 
10
CHECK IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES (SEE INSTRUCTIONS)
 
 
 
 
 
 
11
PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED BY AMOUNT IN ROW (9)
 
 
9.4%
 
 
 
 
12
TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON (SEE INSTRUCTIONS)
 
 
OO (Australian Trust)
 
 
 
 

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Item 1.


 
(a)
Name of Issuer:
Piedmont Lithium Limited

(b)
Address of Issuer’s Principal Executive Offices:
Level 9, BGC Centre, 28 The Esplanade, Perth, WA, 6000 Australia

Item 2.



(a)
Name of Persons Filing:
Nasdaq Securities Australia Pty Ltd

(b)
Address of Principal Business Office or, if none, Residence:
11A Melby Avenue, St. Kilda East, Melbourne, Australia 3183

(c)
Citizenship:
Australia

(d)
Title of Class of Securities:
Ordinary shares, no par value

(e)
CUSIP Number:
Q7580A102

Item 3.
If this statement is filed pursuant to §§ 240.13d-1(b), or 240.13d-2(b) or (c), check whether the person filing is a:

Not applicable


(a)
Broker or dealer registered under section 15 of the Act (15 U.S.C. 78o);

     
 
(b)
Bank as defined in section 3(a)(6) of the Act (15 U.S.C. 78c);
       
 
(c)
Insurance company as defined in section 3(a)(19) of the Act (15 U.S.C. 78c);
       
 
(d)
Investment company registered under section 8 of the Investment Company Act of 1940 (15 U.S.C. 80a-8);
       
 
(e)
An investment adviser in accordance with § 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(E);
       
 
(f)
An employee benefit plan or endowment fund in accordance with § 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(F);
       
 
(g)
A parent holding company or control person in accordance with § 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(G);
       
 
(h)
A savings association as defined in Section 3(b) of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act (12 U.S.C. 1813);
       
 
(i)
A church plan that is excluded from the definition of an investment company under section 3(c)(14) of the Investment Company Act of 1940 (15 U.S.C. 80a-3);
       
 
(j)
A non-U.S. institution in accordance with § 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(J).
       
 
(k)
Group, in accordance with § 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(K).

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Item 4.
Ownership.

 
(a)
Amount beneficially owned:
As of December 31, 2018, the reporting person had beneficial ownership of 52,500,000 ordinary shares.
 
(b)
Percent of class:    9.4%
 
(c)
Number of shares as to which the person has:
     
   
(i)
Sole power to vote or to direct the vote
52,500,000
   
(ii)
Shared power to vote or to direct the vote
0
   
(iii)
Sole power to dispose or to direct the disposition of
52,500,000
   
(iv)
Shared power to dispose or to direct the disposition of
0

Item 5.
Ownership of Five Percent or Less of a Class.

If this statement is being filed to report the fact that as of the date hereof the reporting person has ceased to be the beneficial owner of more than 5 percent of the class of securities, check the following   .

Item 6.
Ownership of More than Five Percent on Behalf of Another Person.

Not applicable.

Item 7.
Identification and Classification of the Subsidiary Which Acquired the Security Being Reported on by the Parent Holding Company or Control Person.

Not applicable.

Item 8.
Identification and Classification of Members of the Group.

Not applicable.

Item 9.
Notice of Dissolution of Group.

Not applicable.

Item 10.
Certifications.

Not applicable.

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SIGNATURE

After reasonable inquiry and to the best of my knowledge and belief, I certify that the information set forth in this statement is true, complete and correct.

Date:  February 13, 2019

 
NASDAQ SECURITIES AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
     
 
By:
/s/  Eliyahu Mochkin
 
Name:
Eliyahu Mochkin
 
Title:
Director