An agreement for the sale and purchase of shares in a private company.

In drafting this agreement, there are variations depending various factors/nature of the transaction such as:

  • single corporate seller
  • muiltiple individual sellers
  • mulitiple sellers (coporate and/or individual, as the case may be)
  • intra-group reorganisations
  • international acquisitions (cross-border private company)
  • acquisiton of a group
  • single target company
  • whether exchange and completion are simultaneous or not
  • auction sales