Further, most of the provisions in the Takeover rules are to be applicable to merger processes in the same way as for takeover bids, e.g. provisions concerning equal treatment. This applies to both Swedish and foreign listed companies. The Board proposes that the rules come into effect on 1 July 2014.
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The responsibility for the Takeover rules, the Rules on Remuneration of the Board and Executive Management and on Incentive Programmes as well as the Recommendation on private placements was taken over by the Swedish Securities Market Self-Regulation Committee, (Sw. Aktiemarknadens Självregleringskommitté, ASK), on July 1, 2021. The rules are available at the Committee’s website, regelkommitten.se