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The Shares Masterclass for Company Secretaries and Directors Training Course

This masterclass will demystify the complex area of shares, why they are issued, how they are registered and managed

7 August 2024
+ 25 November 2024 »

from £249

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Course overview

This course will outline what shares are and why companies issue them, along with how companies and their shareholders interact.

This is an important but complex topic that all Directors, Governance professionals and those involved in share registration should be fully up to date with. It is relevant to all those new to the role and those looking for a refresher.

This is part of our series of Company Secretary training courses covering the essential skills and best practices for all company directors and company secretaries, as well as business leaders and entrepreneurs.

Why you should attend

  • Get to grips with the concept of limited liability and the different types of shares and companies
  • Understand the purpose of shares and different capital structures
  • Examine the practical application of share registration
  • Clarify why companies issue shares and how and why shareholders buy and sell them
  • Learn about share registration, the purpose of dividends, shareholder engagement, share schemes and listing requirements  

Who should attend?

  • Company directors
  • Company secretaries
  • Legal professionals
  • Governance professionals
  • Business leaders
  • All professionals looking to develop their knowledge and skills in this complex area

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The The Shares Masterclass for Company Secretaries and Directors course will cover:

  • The purpose of shares
  • Types of shares
  • The registration of shares
  • Shareholder management and engagement
  • Listing, share schemes and incentive plans

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Russell Shackleton

Russell Shackleton, CIA, CFE, MBA, FRSA, is a risk management and corporate governance expert consultant and trainer. He is an experienced advisor to Boards and sub-committees, and a tutor on the Financial Times Non-Executive Director programme.

He is an accomplished change agent and strategic thinker, as well as a civil and commercial mediator. He has an Executive MBA from Henley Business School and is a governance specialist with the FT Non-Executive Director Diploma.

Russell applies his operational experience allied with strategic thinking, exemplary leadership and team working skills to help businesses bring a structured change that is pragmatic, sustainable, and meets the needs and cultural fit of their organisation. He is passionate about empowering groups to achieve more than their component parts through effective stakeholder engagement and collaboration.

He has worked with many industries across the world, including manufacturing, FMCG, retail, automotive, supply chain logistics, food production/services, construction, textiles, engineering, infrastructure, energy, warehousing, transport, and charities.

Now based in the UK, he continues to serve organisations with an international footprint, culture or supply chain, both as an consultant / trainer or a Non-Executive Director and maintain those connections and knowledge. He speaks English and French.

More details

NEW higher discounts for multiple bookings - bring your colleagues to make your training budget go further:

  • 30% off the 2nd delegate*
  • 40% off the 3rd delegate*
  • 50% off the 4th delegate*

Please contact us for pricing if you are interested in booking 5 or more delegates

7 August 2024

Live online

13:30-17:00 UK (London) (UTC+01)
14:30-18:00 Paris (UTC+02)
08:30-12:00 New York (UTC-04)
Course code 13865

  • GBP 249 299
  • EUR 359 429
  • USD 411 489

Until 03 Jul

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25 November 2024

Live online

13:30-17:00 UK (London) (UTC+00)
14:30-18:00 Paris (UTC+01)
08:30-12:00 New York (UTC-05)
Course code 14060

  • GBP 249 299
  • EUR 359 429
  • USD 411 489

Until 21 Oct

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for 7 days, no obligation

* Early booking discounts may not be combined with other discounts or offers. As such, the discounts for 2nd/3rd/4th delegates are based on the full price; and apply only when booking multiple delegates on the same date.

United Kingdom

  • Carbon Underwriting
  • Ceres Power Holdings plc
  • Danbro Trading Group
  • Lochain Patrick Insurance Brokers Limited
  • Pierce CA Ltd
  • WorkBuzz

Trinidad And Tobago

  • Adogwa & Co. Ltd

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Multiple colleagues? See above for details of our discounts for 2, 3, or 4 delegates. For more, talk to one of our training experts to discuss how to:

Run this course conveniently and cost-effectively in-house for your staff and colleagues

Aleksandra Beer

Aleksandra BEER
Training expert

Yesim Nurko

Training expert

+44 (0)20 7749 4749