Though this ratio is significantly easier to calculate when a company is listed on a recognised stock market, it is straight forward enough to establish a P/E ratio for an unquoted company
, although it will tend to be lower than that of a quoted firm, not least because its shares are relatively illiquid.
The objective of the demerger was for PLC to become a pure play quoted services business and the risk carrier business to be transferred to its wholly-owned subsidiary, Tawa Associates Ltd ("TAL"), an unquoted company
If the business is being sold to an unquoted company
, or if the owner is to continue to work as an employee or director, it is possible to defer the gain made from the business sale by accepting loan notes rather than cash for the business.
Mr Burgess said it appeared demutualisation could take place without immediate stock market flotation or trade sale, so members would receive a shareholding in an unquoted company
the tax regime: this will affect the balance of risk and reward in investing in the unquoted company
whether an unquoted company
was a family company or a non-family company) from a set of independent variables (e.
BPR is available on shares in an unquoted company
owned for at least two years.
It added that the board of directors, headed by chairman Anthony Loades, believes it would have more flexibility as an unquoted company
Because of this, the directors took the view that the certainty of Rydenor's cash up front is a better prospect than holding a minority stake in what may be an unquoted company
, even with the prospect of a greater long-term return.