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UK Takeover Code expands jurisdiction
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 16 2013

Effective September 30, 2013, the UK's City Code on Takeovers and Mergers will be extended to apply to all Channel Islands, Isle of Man (British


Canadian and EU regulators negotiating to allow Canadian fund managers to continue to market in the EU
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada, European Union
  • June 4 2013

Canadian managers of funds that are currently marketed into the European Union (EU) should be aware of the broad ambit of the Alternative Investment


HMRC accepts no 1.5 stamp duty charge on overseas fundraising by UK companies
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • June 28 2012

Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs recently announced that it would not appeal the February 2012 UK First-tier Tribunal decision in HSBC Holdings Plc and The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation v. The Commissioners for Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs in which it was held that the 1.5 stamp duty reserve tax charge on the issue of shares of a UK company to a depositary or clearance system outside the EU was in breach of EU law.


No more 1.5 stamp duty charge on overseas fundraising by uk companies?
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 26 2012

The recent First Tier Tribunal decision in HSBC Holdings Plc and The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation v The Commissioners for Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs brings positive news for UK companies aiming to undertake a fundraise or listing outside the EU involving the use of overseas depositary or clearance systems.


Jeffrey Keey
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP