A New Take: 5 main highlights of the revised Takeover and Mergers Code and Rules 2016

As alerted in the last issue of The Legal Link, the Securities Commission (SC) had in August 2016 launched the revised Malaysian Code on Takeover and Mergers 2016 (“revised Takeover Code”), together with the accompanying Rules on Takeovers, Mergers and Compulsory Acquisition 2016 (“new Takeover Rules”). The revised Takeover Code sets out 12 general principles [...]