Article 231-21 into force since
- Version into force since
To determine whether the draft offer complies with applicable laws and regulations, the AMF shall examine:
1° The aims and intentions of the offeror.
2° Where applicable, the type and characteristics of and market for any securities proposed in exchange;
3° Any conditions of the offer pursuant to Articles 231-9 and 231-10;
3° bis If the withdrawal threshold referred to in 1° of Article 231-9 I is applicable to the offer, the number of shares and voting rights represented by this threshold on the date when the offer was filed and, where appropriate, the reasons for which the offeror has applied to the AMF for application of 2° of Article 231-9 I;
4° The information in the draft offer document;
5° In the cases provided for in Article 261-1, the financial terms of the offer, notably with respect to the independent appraiser's report and the reasoned opinion of the Board of Directors, the Supervisory Board, or, in the case of a foreign offeror, the competent governing body.
The AMF may ask the offeror to modify the draft offer if the AMF believes that it may contravene the legal and regulatory provisions mentioned in the first paragraph, and notably the principles referred to in Article 231-3.
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