17 October 2018
Many investors now have no direct relationship with the company
Last month we considered the updated ICSA guidance note on electronic communications with shareholders. This month we are looking at the guidance note on Part 9 of Companies Act 2006 (the Act), which covers indirect investors, information rights and voting. The note was originally produced in October 2007 and reissued in January 2014.
The note explains the purpose of Part 9 of the Act, which is to facilitate communication between a company and those who hold its shares via a...