Panel Statements for 2007

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Number Date Subject Summary
2007/42 21/12/2007 RIO TINTO PLC Requirement for potential offeror to make Rule 2.5 announcement or announce no intention to bid by 6 February 2008
2007/41 17/12/2007 SCOTTISH & NEWCASTLE PLC Requirement for potential offeror to make Rule 2.5 announcement or announce no intention to bid by 21 January 2008
2007/40 12/12/2007 BULGARIAN PROPERTY DEVELOPMENTS PLC Requirement for potential offeror to make Rule 2.5 announcement or announce no intention to bid by 28 December 2007
2007/39 29/11/2007 CODE COMMITTEE – RESPONSE STATEMENT 2007/1 (SCHEMES OF ARRANGEMENT) AND OTHER MINOR CODE AMENDMENTS Publication of Response Statement 2007/1 and Instruments 2007/1 and 2007/2
2007/38 09/11/2007 RIO TINTO PLC Rule 8.3 disclosure procedures for Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton
2007/37 09/11/2007 RIO TINTO PLC Delay of release of Rule 2.10 information
2007/36 07/11/2007 600 GROUP PLC Requirement for potential offeror to make Rule 2.5 announcement or announce no intention to bid by 29 November 2007
2007/35 29/10/2007 RESOLUTION PLC Clarification of a statement made by Standard Life Plc
2007/34 26/10/2007 SAINSBURY (J) PLC Requirement for potential offeror to make Rule 2.5 announcement or announce no intention to bid by 8 November 2007
2007/33 25/10/2007 RESOLUTION PLC Extension of the requirement for potential offeror to make Rule 2.5 announcement or announce no intention to bid from 25 October to 26 October 2007
2007/32 25/10/2007 RESOLUTION PLC Holding statement
2007/31 25/10/2007 RESOLUTION PLC Holding statement regarding request for extension
2007/30 24/10/2007 PANEL EXECUTIVE PRACTICE STATEMENT Issue of Practice Statement No. 18
2007/29 19/10/2007 iSOFT GROUP PLC Criticism of Monterrey Investment Management Limited
2007/28 15/10/2007 RESOLUTION PLC Requirement for potential competing offerors to make Rule 2.5 announcement or announce no intention to bid by 25 October 2007
2007/27 09/08/2007 IMPERIAL CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES PLC Extension of the requirement for potential offeror to make Rule 2.5 announcement or announce no intention to bid from 9 August to 13August 2007
2007/26 06/08/2007 DOBBIES GARDEN CENTRES PLC Requirement for potential competing offeror to make Rule 2.5 announcement or announce no intention to bid by 9 August 2007
2007/25 01/08/2007 FREEPORT PLC No review by the Hearings Committee of 30 July ruling
2007/24 31/07/2007 QUINTAIN ESTATES AND DEVELOPMENT PLC Requirement for potential offeror to make Rule 2.5 announcement or announce no intention to bid by 10 September 2007
2007/23 30/07/2007 FREEPORT PLC Ruling regarding request by offeror for permission not to proceed with its offer under Rule 2.7
2007/22 20/07/2007 NEW DIRECTOR GENERAL FOR THE TAKEOVER PANEL Panel Executive appointment
2007/21 18/07/2007 2007 ANNUAL REPORT Publication of Panel’s 2007 Annual Report
2007/20 16/07/2007 EMI GROUP PLC Requirement for potential competing offerors to make Rule 2.5 announcement or announce no intention to bid by 19 July 2007
2007/19 12/07/2007 FREEPORT PLC Update on status of request by offeror for permission not to proceed with its offer under Rule 2.7
2007/18 09/07/2007 WORLD TELEVISION GROUP PLC Reasons for the Hearings Committee decision
2007/17 09/07/2007 WORLD TELEVISION GROUP PLC Holding announcement of The Hearings Committee decision
2007/16 06/07/2007 IMPERIAL CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES PLC Requirement for potential offeror to make Rule 2.5 announcement or announce no intention to bid by 9 August 2007
2007/15 29/06/2007 CODE COMMITTEE – DERIVATIVES AND OPTIONS REGIME: 2007 REVIEW Review of the derivatives and options regime introduced on 7 November 2005 and 20 May 2006
2007/14 11/06/2007 CODE COMMITTEE – PUBLIC CONSULTATION PAPER Issue of Public Consultation Paper 2007/1 (Schemes of Arrangement)
23/05/2007 EUROTUNNEL PLC Statement 2007/02 issued by the Takeover Appeal Board
18/05/2007 EUROTUNNEL PLC Statement 2007/01 issued by the Takeover Appeal Board
2007/13 03/05/2007 FREEPORT PLC Request by offeror for permission not to proceed with its offer under Rule 2.7
2007/12 12/04/2007 BODYCOTE INTERNATIONAL PLC Requirement for potential offeror to make Rule 2.5 announcement or announce no intention to bid by 27 April 2007
2007/11 05/04/2007 CODE AMENDMENTS Implementation of Code amendments and changes to the Panel’s website
2007/10 07/03/2007 CREST NICHOLSON PLC Extension of the requirement for potential offeror to make Rule 2.5 announcement or announce no intention to bid from 7 March to 8 March 2007
2007/09 07/03/2007 CODE AMENDMENTS Code amendments to have effect on 6 April 2007 in relation to the Companies Act 2006 and the change of name of OFEX
2007/08 06/03/2007 SAINSBURY (J) PLC Requirement for potential offeror to make Rule 2.5 announcement or announce no intention to bid by 13 April 2007
2007/07 28/02/2007 CREST NICHOLSON PLC Extension of the requirement for potential offeror to make a Rule 2.5 announcement or announce no intention to bid from 28 February to 7 March 2007
2007/06 12/02/2007 PLUSNET PLC Criticism of N M Rothschild & Sons Limited
2007/05 09/02/2007 SIRVIS IT PLC Requirement for potential offeror to make Rule 2.5 announcement or announce no intention to bid by 12 March 2007
2007/04 31/01/2007 CORUS GROUP PLC Result of Corus Auction
2007/03 26/01/2007 CORUS GROUP PLC Auction Procedure introduced under Rule 32.5
2007/02 19/01/2007 PANEL EXECUTIVE PRACTICE STATEMENT Issue of Practice Statement No. 17[Practice Statement No.17 has been withdrawn]
2007/01 12/01/2007 CREST NICHOLSON PLC Extension of the requirement for potential offeror to make Rule 2.5 announcement or announce no intention to bid from 12 January to 28 February 2007
 

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