AIM Rule change takes effect: mandatory adoption and explanation of recognised corporate governance code
From Friday 28th September, AIM companies must explain compliance with their adopted corporate governance code, under recent changes to the AIM Rules.
For further information on the recent AIM Rule changes and developments in corporate governance codes, please see the following articles:
- Key changes to the AIM Rules, by Paul Arathoon
- Corporate Governance: one size does not fit all by David Hicks
IBA Annual Conference
The IBA heads to Miami for its 2022 Annual Conference bringing together thousands hundreds of lawyers from around the world.
Charles Russell Speechlys has advised the owners of The Centre for Reproductive and Genetic Health (CRGH) on its sale to FutureLife
CRGH is the largest private fertility clinic in the London IVF market.
The Growing Importance of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) considerations for public and private entities in the UAE
As responsible investing continues to gain popularity, there is a greater demand for ESG information from companies.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Puma Private Equity on its investment into MUSO
We have advised long-term client Puma Private Equity on its investment into MUSO TNT Limited.
IT Pro quotes Mark Howard on investment in UK tech start-ups
"The UK has the strongest venture and growth capital funding ecosystem in Europe.”
Saudi Arabia’s New Companies Law – the Key Changes
On 28 June 2022, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) approved a new companies law,
Register of Overseas Entities: What are the deadlines for trust structures holding UK real estate?
The ROE is intended to launch on 1 August 2022 - read more about the deadlines trust structures holding UK real estate will be facing
Charles Russell Speechlys Luxembourg advises Alpac Capital on the acquisition of a majority stake in Euronews
The deal, originally announced in December 2021, was concluded following approval by the French Government, few days ago.
Charles Russell Speechlys has advised the shareholders of In Touch Games on its sale to Skywind
In Touch is a gaming business with eight well-known casino brands including mFortune, Jammy Monkey and Mr Spin.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises the sellers on the sale of the entire issued share capital of GPW Group Limited to J.S. Held LCC
Charles Russell Speechlys advises on the sale of the entire issued share capital of GPW Group Limited to J.S. Held LCC
Media & Entertainment: The Changing Landscape in the Middle East
The media and entertainment industries in the Middle East have changed significantly since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic.
City AM quotes Paul Stone on the CMA's investigation into Amazon
"The latest UK investigation looks like a “carbon copy” of its European counterparts"
Charles Russell Speechlys acts for Maitland Medical Services Ltd on its acquisition of Soma Health Limited
We have advised Maitland Medical Services Ltd on its acquisition of Soma Health Limited.
7 top tips for Food and Beverage brands preparing for Private Equity investment
Planning and preparing for investment into your F&B business in advance of entertaining discussions will stand you in good stead.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Zenzero on the acquisition of OnTech
Zenzero is one of the fastest growing service providers in the UK, supporting over 10,000 users across a variety of industries.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Caretech Holdings PLC on its proposed £870.3 million take private
Charles Russell Speechlys is advising the independent board of Caretech Holdings PLC, in its take private sale to Amalfi Bidco Limited.
Charles Russell Speechlys advising Battery Ventures on the sale of SPT Labtech for £650 million.
Battery Ventures has raised over $9 billion to invest in software and services, enterprise infrastructure, and much more around the world.
Charles Russell Speechlys has advised long-standing client Stonegate on a series A investment into Peckwater Brands
Stonegate is one of the largest pub companies in the UK with a rich portfolio that covers over 4,500 sites.
Charles Russell Speechlys acts on the sale of CAJ Mercian Holdings Limited
Mercian Logistics is an independent logistics business and services both businesses and private individuals
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Content+Cloud on the acquisition of award-winning service provider Azzure IT
Content+Cloud continues its growth journey, this is our 7th successful transaction for them.