Companies Act 2014
F422 [ Interpretation and application ( Chapter 8B )
1110F. (1) In this Chapter —
‘ engagement activity ’ means any activity, action, plan or document that is carried out or made for the purpose of giving effect to an engagement policy;
‘ relevant asset manager ’ means an asset manager —
( a ) that invests in shares traded on a regulated market on behalf of investors, and
( b ) in respect of which the competent Member State, within the meaning of Article 1(2)( a ) of the Shareholders ’ Rights Directive, is the State;
‘ relevant institutional investor ’ means an institutional investor —
( a ) that invests, whether directly or through an asset manager, in shares traded on a regulated market, and
( b ) in respect of which the competent Member State, within the meaning of Article 1(2)( a ) of the Shareholders ’ Rights Directive, is the State.
(2) A word or expression that is used in this Chapter and is also used in the Shareholders ’ Rights Directive has, unless the context otherwise requires, the same meaning in this Chapter as it has in that Directive. ]
Inserted (30.03.2020) by European Union (Shareholders’ Rights) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 81 of 2020), reg. 7, in effect as per reg. 1(3).