On loan Stormers' wing Sailosi Tagicakibau has left the London Irish after nine years at the Madejski Stadium.
Tongan international Steve Mafi has left the Leicester Tigers to join the Western Force after representing Australia at Under-20 and schoolboy level.
England scored a major coup by signing Tom Tombleson from Super Rugby champions the Waratahs as strength and conditioning coach.
NEWS: Stand-out New Zealand Under-20 player Damian McKenzie has signed with the Chiefs Super Rugby team for the next three years.
The Reds have launched a recruitment drive in Fiji as they look to rebound from a disappointing Super Rugby season.
The Highlanders ended weeks of media speculation by revealing that Aaron Smith has re-signed with them for two more years.
BREAKING NEWS: Fijian flyer Nemani Nadolo has extended his stay with the Crusaders, it was announced on Friday.
HOT TOPIC: The vexed issue of 'canned hunting' has put a group of Crusaders players in the spotlight for all the wrong reasons.