575 Saving for other restrictions on offer or allotment
575 Saving for other restrictions on offer or allotment
Companies Act 2006 | Legislation

(1)     The provisions of this Chapter are without prejudice to any other enactment by virtue of which a company is prohibited (whether generally or in specified circumstances) from offering or allotting equity securities to any person.

(2)     Where a company cannot by virtue of such an enactment offer or allot equity securities to a holder of ordinary shares of the company, those shares are disregarded for the purposes of section 561 (existing shareholders' right of pre-emption), so that—

(a)     the person is not treated as a person who holds ordinary shares, and