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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
A Practitioner's Guide to the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers 2016/17 isbn 9780414057005

A Practitioner's Guide to the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers 2015/16

Edited by: Crisp Wright, Piers Pritchard Jones, Andy Ryde, Roland Turnill, et al

ISBN13: 9780414050938
New Edition ISBN: 9780414057005
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780414034037
Published: September 2015
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

A Practitioner’s Guide to the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers is the definitive annual guide to the work of the City of London’s takeover watchdog. It presents clear commentary and guidance on The City Code on Takeovers and Mergers and how it is implemented. The 2015/2016 edition has been fully updated to cover all the latest changes.

  • Gives guidance on all the rules, explaining the responsibilities and actions of each party throughout the transaction
  • Discusses the rules surrounding the approach, announcements and the provision of independent advice
  • Explains the restrictions on dealings and requirements on disclosure
  • Compares mandatory and voluntary offers
  • Covers redemption or purchase by a company of its own securities
  • Goes through accepted conduct during an offer
  • Considers the impact on takeovers of the regime to combat market abuse
  • Includes an introductory chapter from the Director General of the Takeover Panel

Banking and Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions
The Takeover Panel.
The Approach,
Announcements and Independent Advice.
Share Dealings – Restrictions and Disclosure Requirements.
Mandatory and Voluntary Offers and their Terms.
Provisions Applicable to all
Offers, Partial Offers and Redemption or Purchase by a Company of its own Securities.
Documents from the Offeror and the Offeree.
Conduct During the Offer, Timing and Revision, and Restrictions
Following Offers. Profit Forecasts and Asset
Valuations. Application of the Market Abuse
Regime to Takeovers.