General Guidance

Guidance Note on Independent Advisers and the Takeovers Code - April 2014 (Archived version)

Guidance Note on Independent Advisers and the Takeovers Code (1 August 2013) (Archived version)

Guidance Note about the Role of Independent Advisers – Third Edition (27 August 2007) (Archived version)

Guidance Note About the Role of Independent Advisers - Second Edition - (July 2003) (Archived version)

Guidance note to assist independent advisers (Code Word 9 – April 2003) (Archived version)

Guidance Note About the Role of Independent Advisers - (March 2003) (Archived version)

Practice Note – Independent Adviser Reports (13 December 2001)

Comments on Independent Advisers (Code Word 4 – December 2001)

Independent advisers – Lowe Corporation and Rule 20 (Code Word 10 – October 2003)

Review of Independent Advisers Under the Takeovers Code (15 December 2004)

 

Approval of Independent Advisers

Policy on the Approval of Independent Advisers (1 September 2001) (Updated November 2012)

Delegation to Panel executive to decide straightforward applications for approval to act as an independent adviser (Code Word 25B – July 2010)

Independent Advisers (Code Word 21 – September 2007)

Policy on the approval of independent advisers (Code Word 3 – September 2001)

Policy on Rule 22 – Approvals of Independent Advisers (24 October 2001)

 

Appointment of Experts

The Code in action – independent expert appointed (Code Word 12 – June 2004)

Policy on the Appointment of Experts (1 September 2001)

Policy on the approval of the appointment of experts (Code Word 3 – September 2001)