Addleshaw Goddard

UK 200 2013 position: 23

Corporate Finance News — April 2014: FCA’s listing rules; abolition of stamp duty; merger control reforms; and more

Addleshaw Goddard has released the April edition of its Corporate Finance News publication, which covers the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA’s) new listing rules, the abolition of stamp duty and more.


  • FCA to implement new listing rules in May 2014
  • Abolition of stamp duty and stamp duty reserve tax on AIM
  • Lock-up agreements: ABI recommendations
  • FCA accused of creating ‘disorderly market’  
  • Takeover Appeal Board appointments
  • UK merger control reforms
  • Transparency and Trust: BIS response
  • Women on boards: Davies Review Annual Report 2014
  • ACI Global Boardroom Insights — the cyber-security challenge
  • FRC launches consultation on changes to UK Corporate Governance Code  
  • ‘Up-to-speed’ training for newer members of corporate finance teams

Click on the link below to read the Addleshaw Goddard briefing. 

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