Placing agreement—Main Market
Placing agreement—Main Market

The following Corporate guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Placing agreement—Main Market
  • Parties
  • recitals
  • Schedule 1
  • Part A: The Executive Directors
  • Part B: The Non-Executive Directors
  • Schedule 2Warranties
  • Schedule 3Warranty Certificate
  • [On letterhead of the company]
  • Schedule 4Documents to be delivered to the Sponsor

DRAFTING FOR BREXIT: For the latest information on the impact of Brexit on the drafting, negotiation and enforceability of this Precedent, see Practice Note: Brexit—drafting boilerplate clauses.

This Agreement is made on [insert day and month] 20[insert year]


  1. 1

    [insert name of company] a company incorporated in [England and Wales] under number [insert company number] whose registered office is at [insert address] (Company);

  1. 2

    [insert name of the sponsor/broker] [a company OR an LLP] incorporated in [England and Wales] under number [insert company or LLP number] whose registered office is at [insert address] (Sponsor); and

  1. 3

    the persons whose names and addresses are set out in Schedule 1 (the Directors).


    1. (A)

      The Company was incorporated under the Companies Act [insert relevant year] as a [public OR private] company limited by shares under registered number [insert registered number] on [insert date] under the name [insert name of Company on incorporation]. [On [insert date] the Company [re-registered as a public company limited by shares and ]changed its name to [insert new name of Company].]

    2. (B)

      [A certificate permitting the Company to do business and exercise any borrowing powers was issued by the Registrar of