Company secretarial resources

Company secretarial resources guidance:

Background In November 2016 the government, acting through the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), published a green paper on corporate...

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What is a company's constitution? A company’s 'constitution' is defined under the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) as including: • the company’s articles of association, and...

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The determination of a company’s financial year is a complex process involving the determination of its accounting reference date (ARD) and its accounting reference...

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Since 30 June 2016 all UK companies and LLPs will need to file a confirmation statement instead of an annual return. Only if the entity's made up date was on or before 29...

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A company must comply with statutory provisions set out in the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) in relation to keeping accounting records.Companies Act 2006, ss...

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Produced in partnership with Tessa Park of Kingston Smith. This Practice Note outlines the provisions of the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) relating to the annual accounts...

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Produced in partnership with Tessa Park of Kingston Smith. This Practice Note focuses on the need for a company to produce individual accounts and for a parent company to...

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General meetings The members of a private company can pass resolutions at general meetings of the company or by way of written resolution. The members of a public company...

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A company applying for admission to trading on AIM (AIM admission) must meet the requirements of the AIM Rules for Companies (AIM Rules) as well as complying with: • the...

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This Market Tracker Trend Report analyses the latest market practice and emerging trends coming out of the 2014 annual general meeting (AGM) season. The report is split...

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Lexis®PSL Corporate has published a trend report analysing the latest market practice and trends emerging from the 2015 season of annual general meetings (AGMs) held by...

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Lexis®PSL Corporate has published a trend report analysing the latest market practice and trends emerging from the 2016 season of annual general meetings (AGMs) held by...

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Lexis®PSL Corporate has published a trend report looking at recent changes to the UK Corporate Governance Code, the Listing Rules and legislation that are relevant to the...

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Market Tracker’s latest trend report, AGM season 2017, analyses the latest market practice and trends emerging from the FTSE 350 annual general meeting (AGM) season 2017....

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On 29 March 2017, Lexis®PSL Corporate published a trend report summarising the latest developments, changes and topics of interest to companies and their advisers when...

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This Market Tracker Trend Report, AGM season 2018, analyses the latest market practice and trends emerging from the FTSE 350 annual general meeting (AGM) season 2018. Key...

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