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Briefing Notes

Druces advises Egdon Resources plc in connection with a £1.05 million subscription and convertible loan note instrument

Druces’ Capital Markets team has advised AIM-listed Egdon Resources plc in connection with subscription agreements with Petrichor Partners, LP and Jalapeño Corporation, subject to certain terms and conditions, to raise gross proceeds of approximately £1.05 million through the issue of convertible loan notes in order to fund ongoing exploration and development projects. Completion of the […]

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Radical Reform of the Companies Register

The Government has provided a response to the Corporate Transparency and Register Reform consultation, which ran from 5th May 2019 to 5th August 2019. This response was published on 18th September 2020. Companies House has noted growing instances of misuse of companies, concerns over the accuracy of the companies register and challenges to the safeguarding […]

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Druces’ client Prism Group AG acquires UAE Fintech business

Congratulations to our client, Prism Group AG and their affiliate Global Fintech Investment Holding AG, who have reached agreement with Finablr to buy its business, subject to regulatory approval. Finablr has been an important provider of cross-border financial services in the UAE and, going forwards, its new owners will work to restructure and rebuild the […]

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Druces advises Beaumont Cornish, Peterhouse Capital and Pello Capital in connection with Helium One Global Limited’s admission to AIM

Druces’ Capital Markets team has advised Beaumont Cornish Limited, Peterhouse Capital Limited and Pello Capital Limited in connection with Helium One Global Limited’s proposed admission to AIM and conditional placing and subscription to raise £6 million, before expenses. In connection with admission and the placing, Attis Oil and Gas Limited (AIM:AOGL) entered into a binding […]

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Brexit: are you ready for the end of the transition period?

As of 1st January 2021, the UK will enter a new relationship with the EU. Is your business prepared? UK companies and LLPs with an EEA corporate director or secretary will need to provide additional information to Companies House. The EEA comprises the EU plus Iceland Lichtenstein and Norway. This will not affect a company […]

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Success for Real Estate Team at Citywealth Awards

Congratulations go to Druces’ Real Estate team on their success at the Citywealth Magic Circle Awards last night. Property Law Firm of the Year In the category “Property Law Firm of the Year”, the Druces team picked up a bronze award and host of the awards, Karen Jones, founder of Citywealth, offered her congratulations, saying […]

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The Duties of a Company Secretary

What does a Company Secretary do? A company secretary assists with the governance and administration of a company. The extent of authority and functions carried out by a company secretary varies significantly from company to company (and can depend upon whether the company is listed), extending from a purely administrative role to one advising the […]

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Druces crowned International Legal & Fiduciary Team at the WealthBriefing European Awards 2020

Druces, one of Europe’s industry leaders has been crowned ‘International Legal & Fiduciary Team’ at the 8th Annual WealthBriefing European Awards.  Showcasing ‘best of breed’ providers in the global private banking, wealth management and trusted adviser communities, the awards were designed to recognise companies, teams and individuals which the prestigious panel of judges deemed to […]

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