Eddy Wymeersch

The New Belgian Law on Takeover Bids

WP 2008-04

The present paper gives a systematic overview of the takeover regulation as applicable in Belgium after the implementation of the Takeover directive. It contains a high level description of the main provisions of the new law of April 1, 2007, and the Royal Decree of 27 April 20071, implementing the EU Directive on Takeover Bids.