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This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
A Practitioner's Guide to the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers 2017/18 isbn 9780414064133

A Practitioner's Guide to the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers 2016/17

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

ISBN13: 9780414057005
New Edition ISBN: 9780414064133
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780414050938
Published: September 2016
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, annually updated guide to the work of the Takeover Panel.

It describes the role and purpose of the Panel, then examines and gives guidance on all the rules, explaining the responsibilities and actions of each party. It is essential reading for anyone active in mergers and acquisitions.

  • Covers the Takeover Panel’s role in administering the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers, with an introduction from the Director General of the Panel
  • Examines and gives guidance on all the rules, explaining the responsibilities and actions of each party throughout the transaction
  • Fully updated annually to include all the latest Code developments and consultations
  • 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
  • Takes the reader through accepted conduct during an offer
  • Considers the impact on takeovers of the regime to combat market abuse
  • Written by a team including some of the City’s best known experts

Subjects:
Banking and Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions
Contents:
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 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