Share transfers

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The Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) prohibits: • a public company (or its subsidiary) from giving financial assistance for the acquisition by a person of the company's...

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When acting on a share purchase, it is prudent to review all proposed transactions to be entered into by a target company for compliance with the financial assistance...

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Private companies are no longer subject to the financial assistance prohibition under the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) (except where there is financial assistance...

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The Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) prohibits: • a public company (or its subsidiary) from giving financial assistance to a person for the acquisition by that person of the...

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The Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) prohibits: • a public company (or its subsidiary) from giving financial assistance to a person for the acquisition by that person of the...

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There are a number of circumstances in which shares in a company may be transferred, eg upon a sale of the shares, through the transmission of the shares by operation of...

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There are a number of circumstances in which shares in a company may be transferred, eg, upon a sale of the shares, through the transmission of the shares by operation of...

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A AIMA securities market owned and operated by the London Stock Exchange plc, with lighter entry requirements and continuing obligations than the main regulated markets....

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Shares in a company can be issued as certificated shares or uncertificated shares. Shares issued by private companies and unlisted public companies are usually held in...

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FORTHCOMING CHANGE on extending market value rule to transfers of unlisted securities to connected companies: Following a consultation on aligning the stamp duty and SDRT...

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FORTHCOMING CHANGE on extending market value rule to transfers of unlisted securities to connected companies: Following a consultation on aligning the stamp duty and SDRT...

Practice Note

There are a number of circumstances in which shares in a company may be transferred, eg upon a sale of the shares, through the transmission of the shares by operation of...

Practice Note