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Ensuring transparent and equitable

takeover processes


A Basic Guide for Shareholders about the Takeovers Code and a series of 7 easy to understand Fact-Sheets.

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All of the decisions and determinations made by the Panel using its enforcement powers under section 32 of the Takeovers Act 1993.

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Class and individual exemptions from compliance with provisions of the Code granted by the Panel

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Here you can view current legislation, including the Takeovers Code and the Takeovers Act 1993.  

From 3 July 2014, Part 15 of the Companies Act 1993 has been amended. Schemes of arrangement involving a Code company must now comply with the provisions of sections 236A and the new Schedule 10. Note also that a Code company may no longer amalgamate under sections 220 and 221 of Part 13 of the Companies Act. 

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All the Panel's published guidance organised by topic, as well as links to the Panel's newsletter, Code Word

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