A loan agreement is a method of finance that provides for a loan by one party (the lender) to another party (the borrower).
If a party enters into an agreement with another party, they may choose to take security over the other party’s goods to ensure performance of the agreement.
In Australia, a share purchase agreement specifies the formal process and arrangements of one party agreeing to buy shares off another party. This is usually the shares of private company and generally takes the form of a share transfer.
It’s important you have a detailed share sale agreement that sets out the terms of the share sale process. To ensure you meet your legal requirements as well being adequately protected.
A share subscription agreement is a contract between the issuing company and the investor, setting out the price for a specified number of shares and the promise of the investor to buy that number of shares at the agreed price.
A shareholders agreement is a contract negotiated by shareholders when, on incorporation, members wish to regulate vital aspects of the company’s management in the context of their ownership of securities.