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A director who is in any way, directly or indirectly, interested in:•a proposed transaction or arrangement with the company of which they are a...
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This Practice Note summarises the traditional fiduciary duties of company directors, including the duty to act in the best interests of the company,...
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The principle definedCompany decisions are made by way of resolutions of the shareholders. There are three ways in which a resolution of a company may...
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A ratchet in private equity is a mechanism to vary the amount of equity held by founders, managers and employees post-investment.In a venture capital...
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Shares in a company may be allotted or transferred to any number of holders (whether they are natural persons or corporate entities) to be held...
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The Prospectus Regulation (EU) 2017/1129 came into force on 20 July 2017 and its provisions came fully into effect in Member States on 21 July 2019....
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A company having a share capital may have separate classes of shares. As a general rule, a type of share will form a separate class from other shares...
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This Practice Note describes the legal issues that may arise where there is a gap in time between exchange/signing (at which time the share purchase...
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The [Secretary OR Directors][insert company name][insert company address][Insert date]Dear [[insert name] OR Company Secretary]Re: [insert company...
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A company having a share capital may have separate classes of shares. As a general rule, a type of share will form a separate class from other shares...
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18th Jan
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A limited company that proposes to issue redeemable shares must comply with the provisions of the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006).Why do companies issue...
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18th Jan
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A company’s share capital comprises the number of shares it has issued and allotted to shareholders at any given time. This Practice Note considers...
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18th Jan
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Following the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, some Companies House filing and other administrative procedures have been...
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18th Jan
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This Practice Note considers the nature of shares in a company and the classes into which they can be divided. If a company has shares of different...
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18th Jan
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AAIMA securities market owned and operated by the London Stock Exchange plc, with lighter entry requirements and continuing obligations than the main...
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15th Jan
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A limited company may hold, or deal with, shares in itself, if certain conditions set out in the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) are met. Those shares...
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15th Jan
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A limited company may hold, or deal with, shares in itself, if certain conditions set out in the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) are met. Those shares...
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15th Jan
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A limited company may hold, or deal with, shares in itself, if certain conditions set out in the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) are met. Those shares...
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15th Jan
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A limited company may hold, or deal with, shares in itself, if certain conditions set out in the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) are met. Those shares...
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15th Jan
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It is a fundamental rule of English company law that a limited company having a share capital must maintain that capital. This capital maintenance...
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Produced in partnership with Tessa Park of Moore Kingston Smith 13th Jan
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This Q&A focusses on class rights attaching to shares, but a company that does not have a share capital may have separate classes of members, with...
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Produced in partnership with Julian Henwood of Gowling WLG 8th Jan
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A redesignation of shares involves a change in the name of some or all of a class of shares that a company has in issue, without any change being made...
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Produced in partnership with Julian Henwood of Gowling WLG 8th Jan
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It may be possible for forfeiture to be used to relieve a shareholder from liability to pay any outstanding balance of the nominal value (and of any...
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Produced in partnership with Julian Henwood of Gowling WLG 8th Jan
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Section 542(1) of the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) states that shares in a limited company having a share capital must have a fixed nominal value.CA...
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Produced in partnership with Julian Henwood of Gowling WLG 8th Jan
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Section 629 of the Companies Act 2006 provides that, for the purposes of the Companies Acts, shares are of one class if the rights attached to them...
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Produced in partnership with Julian Henwood of Gowling WLG 8th Jan
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A limited company having a share capital may not alter that share capital, except in the ways listed in section 617 of the Companies Act 2006 (CA...
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Produced in partnership with Julian Henwood of Gowling WLG 8th Jan
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This Q&A deals with the question of whether it is possible to provide that one class of shares in a company shall carry enhanced voting rights. It...
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Produced in partnership with Kirstin Gilbert and Alex McPherson of Ignition Law 8th Jan
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There is no simple solution to such a situation. If the parties can reach an agreement for one to buy out the other's shareholding (or find a third...
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Produced in partnership with Julian Henwood of Gowling WLG 8th Jan

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