Articles - DAC Beachcroft

Articles by Clive Garston

Going Public In The UK

Going Public In The UK

The UK is one of the world’s leading financial centres, allowing access to diverse pools of investment from all over the globe. A London listing is pe ...

UK Listings Review (2) – The Ten Most Important Recommendations to Improve UK Capital Markets.

UK Listings Review (2) – The Ten Most Important Recommendations to Improve UK Capital Markets.

The recommendations to the UK Listings Review led by Lord Hill were published yesterday, 3 March 2021. DAC Beachcroft had responded to the Call for Ev ...

Webinar: ECM Nomads and Brokers: Delayed Disclosure of Inside Information

Webinar: ECM Nomads and Brokers: Delayed Disclosure of Inside Information

In November 2020, the Financial Conduct Authority published a review of the Delayed Disclosure of Inside Information notifications that it had receive ...

The Takeover Panel consultation and a review of the National Security and Investment Bill: Webinar

The Takeover Panel consultation and a review of the National Security and Investment Bill: Webinar

The Takeover Panel has published a consultation proposing far-reaching changes to the Code relating to conditions and the offer timetable. This webina ...

National Security and Investment Bill

National Security and Investment Bill

On 11 November 2020, ministers introduced in the House of Commons the National Security and Investment Bill. The Bill provides for a CFIUS-style regim ...

SPACs and the UK

SPACs and the UK

Special Purpose Acquisition Companies – or SPACs – are newly incorporated companies with no commercial operations, formed specifically and strictly to ...

Owning shares in a company will not guarantee you voting rights

Owning shares in a company will not guarantee you voting rights

On 13 March 2020 the High Court of Justice sanctioned a recommended cash offer by Anglo American PLC for the entire issued and to be issued share capi ...

M&A in the Post COVID-19 World

M&A in the Post COVID-19 World

In this article Clive Garston, consultant, gives his view on what he thinks will happen to M&A in a post COVID-19 world. The Coronavirus pandemic ...

UK Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill

UK Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill

On 20 May 2020, the Government introduced the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill in Parliament. The Bill is a much awaited development following ...

What is a cash box placing?

What is a cash box placing?

A cash box placing is a method of raising cash from the issue of equity securities structured as an issue of shares for non-cash consideration. This a ...