Schemes of arrangement: takeovers

A practice note explaining how schemes of arrangement can be used in a recommended takeover as an alternative to an offer.

The amendments made to this note to reflect the prohibition on the use of reduction schemes on takeovers, which came into force on 4 March 2015 (see Legal update, Takeovers: Companies Act 2006 (Amendment of Part 17) Regulations 2015) are subject to review by Norton Rose Fulbright.

Martin Scott and Sarah Kendall, Norton Rose Fulbright LLP


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