Private M&A (intra-group reorganisation)

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In an asset purchase, the buyer purchases only those assets and assumes only those liabilities it wishes to acquire: • sometimes an asset purchase is the purchase of an...

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An intra-group reorganisation involves the transfer of group company share capital or group assets between two or more companies in the same corporate group. Reasons for...

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A number of employment law issues arise when a business wants to implement a reorganisation. Those issues are both legal and practical and this Practice Note considers...

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The pension implications of an intra-group reorganisation will depend largely on the nature of the group’s pension arrangements. Key pension issues usually arise where a...

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Broadly speaking, an intra-group reorganisation involves the movement of assets between companies within the same group. The reorganisation may necessitate the creation...

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The sale of a company's business can be structured as either: • a sale of the business assets owned by the current owner, including goodwill (an asset sale), or • a sale...

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In a share purchase transaction, ownership of the company owning the target business is transferred to the buyer. Unlike an asset purchase, the target company retains its...

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Introduction Groups of companies undertake reorganisations for many and varied reasons but, regardless of the reason, those reorganisations will often have an impact on...

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FORTHCOMING CHANGE on amendments to FA 1986, s 77A: Finance Bill 2019–20 amends, with effect from Royal Assent, section 77A of Finance Act 1986 (FA 1986) to ensure that...

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