A look at the amendments to the UK Takeover Code and the latest developments concerning reform of the UK prospectus regime.
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Developments in the London listing markets: Financial Services and Markets Act 2023 and changes to UK financial promotion regime
We report on the passing into law of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2023, which creates a new financial services regulatory framework for the UK and the changes to the exemptions for high net worth individuals and sophisticated investors under the UK financial promotion regime which came into force on 31 January 2024.
This article outlines the key corporate law changes introduced in the UK’s Economic Crime and Corporate Transparency Act 2023 which received royal assent on 26 October 2023.