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CYBG, the company behind the Clydesdale Bank and Yorkshire Bank brands, has agreed a deal to buy Virgin Money for £1.7 billion, it has announced. 19 Jun 2018
ANALYSIS: Joint ventures can vary enormously in terms of their scope and nature and be pro-competitive and justified, but as businesses increasingly look to collaborate to innovate, the agreements are coming in for greater scrutiny from competition authorities.... 18 Jun 2018
The substantial shareholding exemption (SSE) applies to companies and exempts certain gains that would otherwise be subject to UK corporation tax following a disposal of shares.
Businesses and investors acquiring companies in Ireland and the UK will find differences in private company mergers and acquisitions (M&A) practices and approaches between the two countries, especially related to valuations; restrictive covenants; tax...
China's State-Owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of State Council (SASAC) has released updated details of how it will supervise and administer the outbound investment of centrally managed state owned enterprises (SOEs).
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The UK government has lowered the threshold for merger intervention in sectors with implications for national security in the first stage of amendments to the Enterprise Act. 11 Jun 2018
Capital market activity is expected to be "healthy" ahead of the UK's anticipated departure from the EU in 2019, both in terms of initial public offerings (IPOs) and secondary offerings, according to a new report. 29 May 2018
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