23 March 2022
Despite the rumours of a reduction in income tax, you may have expected that the Chancellor would keep this in his back pocket for now...
13 December 2021
In Part 1 of our two-part series on the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy's (BEIS) White Paper on audit and corporate governance reform (Restoring Trust in Audit and Corporate Governance), we focussed on whether the proposals regarding corporate governance are likely to make the UK a more or less attractive destination for investors.
3 December 2021
Yesterday the FCA announced new rules, the majority of which come into force today (3 December 2021), which are intended to prevent smaller companies obtaining admissions to the Standard Segment of the Official List.
19 November 2021
Potential reforms to UK data privacy laws will change the way that cookies work on websites - businesses need to prepare now.
8 November 2021
AQSE is consulting the market about some changes to its rules relating to SPAC admissions.
Currently SPACs are eligible for admission to the Access segment of the AQSE growth market, as long as they have a minimum capitalisation of £700,000 and a free float of 10%. AQSE is concerned that this can result in a disorderly market and excessive volatility because a lack of liquidity arising from low market capitalisation and limited shareholder numbers.