Capital Markets Update

Capital Markets Bulletin is a publication distributed by Jones Day's London office.

In this issue:

  • Rights issue process to be streamlined following a report by the Rights Issue Review Group
  • New Shareholder Rights Directive: Clarification from BERR re notice for General Meetings
  • Proposed new AIM Rules for Investing Companies
  • The FSA amends the Disclosure and Transparency Rules to permit delay in disclosing liquidity support
  • FSA clarifies disclosure obligations when granting security over shares
  • Public censure of Minmet plc for repeated breaches of the AIM Rules for Companies and private investor fined for market abuse