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Takeover Code: What has changed?

Published on 13 September 2021. By Emily McGregor, Senior Associate

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On 5 July 2021, the most significant changes to the Takeover Code (the Code) since 2011 took effect. The changes are intended to standardise the treatment of regulatory clearances and simplify the offer timetable. An overview of the main changes is set out below.

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10 tips for preparing a Section 172 Statement

Published on 02 November 2020. By Emily McGregor, Senior Associate

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For financial years beginning on or after 1 January 2019, all large private companies must include a statement in their annual report and accounts explaining how the directors have had regard to the matters in section 172 of the Companies Act 2006 when performing their duties.

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