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Company Secretarial: Investor guidelines

03 November 2014

Share capital and equity capital market transactions

Share Capital Management Guidelines

This guidance sets out the expectations of institutional investors in relation to share capital management and applies to all premium listed companies. Companies with a standard listing or on the High Growth Segment of the LSE’s main market, as well as those on AIM are also encouraged to adopt the guidelines. Many of these reflect current best practice.


Directors’ power to allot shares

This guidance was last reviewed in 2009 when the ceiling on allotments of shares was increased from one third to two thirds of the current issued share capital ...

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