UK Corporate Update - August 2017
Welcome to the August 2017 issue of UK Corporate Update. This update will be of most use to General Counsel, Company Secretaries and other executives involved in corporate governance, company law and other aspects of listed and unlisted company management.
No change to Pre-Emption Group Principles
The Pre-Emption Group has confirmed that it does not intend to change the pre-emption thresholds set out in its 2015 Statement of Principles following the Prospectus Regulation coming into force.
FRC fact sheet to help companies meet new non-financial reporting obligations
The Financial Reporting Council has published a factsheet on non-financial reporting.
FRC consults on update to its strategic report guidance
The Financial Reporting Council has launched a consultation setting out proposed amendments to its Guidance on the Strategic Report.
HMRC publishes guidance on country-by-country reporting
HM Revenue & Customs has published guidance on which companies must produce a country-by-country report
Corporate governance reform: the Government proposals are published
The Government has published nine headline proposals for corporate governance reform.