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Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015

Rights attached to shares by way of security

527.Where shares are provided by a person as security, the rights attached to those shares are to be treated in this Schedule as belonging to that person (paragraph 23). This is provided that the rights are only exercisable in accordance with that person’s instructions and in that person’s interests (with the exception of the right to preserve or realise the value of the security).

528.This provision is based on similar provision made in Schedules 6 (‘Meaning of “subsidiary” etc: supplementary provisions’) and 7 (‘Parent and subsidiary undertakings: supplementary provisions’) to CA 2006.

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