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NumberDateSubjectSummary
1999/20 19 November 1999 BANK OF SCOTLAND – NATIONAL WESTMINSTER BANK PLC Bid timetable suspended pending receipt of competition authority clearance
1999/19 3 November 1999 NATIONAL WESTMINSTER BANK PLC – BANK OF SCOTLAND – THE ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND GROUP PLC Panel dismissed appeal by an offeror against a ruling of the Panel Executive not to require an announcement by a potential competing offeror
1999/18 3 November 1999 NEWPORT HOLDINGS PLC Offeree company shares purchased by offeree company directors during buying prohibition to be assented to the offer in the event of the offer being successful
1999/17 15 October 1999 RULE 37.1 – REDEMPTION OR PURCHASE BY A COMPANY OF ITS OWN SHARES Amendments to the Code
1999/16 8 October 1999 TREFICK LIMITED – NEWPORT HOLDINGS PLC Bid timetable suspended pending receipt of competition authority clearance
1999/15 15 September 1999 LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE MARKET HOURS – CODE AND SAR AMENDMENTS Amendments to the Code and SARs
1999/14 20 July 1999 1999 ANNUAL REPORT Extracts from the Report by the Director General contained in the 1999 Annual Report
1999/13 16 July 1999 PRE-CONDITIONAL OFFER ANNOUNCEMENTS Requirement to consult the Panel Executive in advance of any announcement relating to a pre-conditional offer
1999/12 16 July 1999 RULES 9 AND 37 – DIRECTORS AND CLOSELY CONTROLLED COMPANIES Relaxation of restrictions on the purchase of shares by directors and controlling shareholders
1999/11 16 July 1999 SUCCESS FEES; ONE MONTH FOR APPEALS; TIME LIMITS FOR COMPLAINTS Conclusions of the Panel following an examination of certain issues by the Panel Executive
1999/10 16 July 1999 INDUCEMENT FEES Panel requirements where an inducement fee is proposed
1999/09 16 June 1999 AIRTOURS PLC – FIRST CHOICE HOLIDAYS PLC Dispensation from restriction preventing a new offer being made within 12 months of original offer lapsing
1999/08 28 May 1999 CALA PLC – DOTTEREL LIMITED – MILLER 1999 PLC Panel dismissed appeal by competing offeror against a ruling of the Panel Executive prohibiting an increase in the offer price following a ‘no increase’ statement
1999/07 21 April 1999 CORPORATE SERVICES GROUP PLC Offeror could not invoke condition concerning composition of offeree board
1999/06 14 April 1999 3i GROUP PLC – ELECTRA INVESTMENT TRUST PLC Completion of examination of recent trading in 3i shares
1999/05 30 March 1999 APPOINTMENT OF CHRISTOPHER SWIFT AS JOINT SECRETARY Panel Executive appointment
1999/04 22 February 1999 THE GREAT UNIVERSAL STORES PLC – ARGOS PLC Panel dismissed appeal by offeror regarding statements made by the offeree
1999/03 3 February 1999 THE GREAT UNIVERSAL STORES PLC – ARGOS PLC Panel dismissed appeal against various procedural rulings of the Panel Executive
1999/02 14 January 1999 THE WOLVERHAMPTON & DUDLEY BREWERIES PLC – MARSTON THOMPSON & EVERSHED PLC Re-setting of ‘Day 39’ of bid timetable following an announcement by the offeree of a bid for the offeror
1999/01 6 January 1999 THE GREAT UNIVERSAL STORES PLC – ARGOS PLC Notice of convening of a meeting of the Panel to hear an appeal against procedural rulings of the Panel Executive