1. Citation and commencement
(1) These Rules may be cited as the Takeover Regulations (Takeover Code) Rules 2015.
(2) These Rules shall come into force on 4 October 2015.
(3) Unless the context otherwise requires, a reference to a "Section" or "Sections" is a reference to a section of these Rules and a reference to a "Paragraph" or "Paragraphs" is a reference to a Paragraph of the Schedule, which shall be referred to in their entirety as the "Takeover Code" and, together with the Takeover Regulations 2015 (including any direction issued thereunder) and these Rules, the "Takeover Regime".