Marriott Harrison acts for Evolve Capital Plc on Rule 9 Mandatory Bid

Wednesday 3 April 2013

Marriott Harrison corporate partner Simon Charles and Gavin Adams corporate associate acted for investment company Evolve Capital Plc on the mandatory rule 9 bid for it by members of a concert party who together acquired interests in more than 30% of Evolve’s shares carrying voting rights. The firm advised on City Code issues and on the contents of Evolve’s response to the offer, which was declared unconditional in March 2013. The firm had previously advised Evolve on its delisting from AIM earlier this year.

March 2013