Related party transactions
PLC A and PLC B are listed issuers. Mr. X is the common director of PLC A and PLC B. Mr. X has shareholdings of 10% in PLC A and 3% in PLC B respectively. PLC A enters into a supply transaction with PLC B. What is the nature of the supply transaction vis-à-vis PLC A and PLC B?
In so far as PLC A is concerned, the supply transaction would not be regarded as a related party transaction pursuant to paragraph 10.08(11)(c) of the Main LR provided that Mr. X does not receive or derive any benefits from PLC A and PLC B in relation to the said transaction. The transaction would however be regarded as a related party transaction vis-à-vis PLC B.