Article 231-47 into force since
- Version into force since
Without prejudice to Articles L. 233-7 and following of the Commercial Code, any person or entity, with the exception of the offeror, that has increased its holding of shares on its own or in concert by 2% or more of the share capital of the target company or that has increased its holding of shares if it holds over 5% of the share capital and voting rights, since the beginning of the offer period or, as appropriate, the beginning of the pre-offer period, shall be required to report the objectives that it intends to pursue with regard to the ongoing offer to the AMF immediately.
The provisions of the first paragraph shall also apply to securities other than shares targeted by the offer. The report shall stipulate:
whether the person or entity having increased its interest is acting alone or in concert;
the objectives of this person or entity with regard to the offer, especially if it intends to continue making acquisitions and, if the offer has been filed, whether it intends to contribute the securities acquired to the offer.
The AMF shall be entitled to ask the reporting entity for any details or further information that it deems necessary.
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