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A Practitioner's Guide to The City Code on Takeovers and Mergers is the definitive, annually updated guide to the work of the Takeover Panel. It describes the role and purpose of the Panel, then examines and gives guidance on all the rules, explaining the responsibilities and actions of each party. It is essential reading for anyone active in mergers and acquisitions. • Covers the Takeover Panel's role in administering the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers, with an introduction from the Director General of the Panel • Examines and gives guidance on all the rules, explaining the responsibilities and actions of each party throughout the transaction • Fully updated annually to include all the latest Code developments and consultations • Discusses the rules surrounding the approach, announcements and the provision of independent advice • Explains the restrictions on dealings and requirements on disclosure • Compares mandatory and voluntary offers • Covers redemption or purchase by a company of its own securities • Takes the reader through accepted conduct during an offer • Considers the impact on takeovers of the regime to combat market abuse • Written by a team including some of the City's best known experts