• Proposed Changes To The UK Listing Regime: How Do You Control A Controlling Shareholder?
  • October 23, 2012 | Author: Richard May
  • Law Firm: Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson (London) LLP - London Office
  • The UK Financial Services Authority (the “FSA”) has published a consultation paper outlining several proposed changes to the Listing Rules. The changes, which are significant, are intended to enhance the effectiveness of the UK listing regime and to address concerns in relation to the potential influence of controlling shareholders on listed companies while at the same time ensuring that London remains an attractive listing venue.