Tag: buy back

Capital restructuring via buy-back of shares

Sanchit Srivastava, Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University Editor’s note: Companies evolve their policies continuously in order to adapt to managerial decisions, competition, politics, etc. Restructuring, therefore, becomes inevitable for operational, financial and managerial dimensions. It may be done via expansion, sell-offs, corporate control, and changes in ownership structure. […]

Buy Back of Shares

By Meenakshi Menon, NUALS Editor’s Note: Buying back of shares which is often taken as a defense against takeovers has been recently given legal recognition in India. Sections 77A and 77B have been added in the Companies Act to deal with it specifically. The author discusses the basics and the procedure involved […]