The CMA investigated the anticipated acquisition by Cirrus Logic Inc of Wolfson Microelectronics plc.
|7 November 2014||Decision published|
|8 August 2014||Decision announced|
|16 June 2014||Launch of merger inquiry|
|17 June to 30 June 2014||Invitation to comment|
CMA clearance decision announced
8 August 2014: The CMA has cleared the anticipated acquisition by Cirrus Logic Inc of Wolfson Microelectronics plc. The full text of the decision is available below:
- Full text decision (07.11.14)
Invitation to comment: Now closed
17 June 2014: The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is considering whether it is, or may be the case, that this transaction has resulted in the creation of a relevant merger situation under the merger provisions of the Enterprise Act 2002 and, if so, whether the creation of that situation has resulted, or may be expected to result, in a substantial lessening of competition within any market or markets in the United Kingdom for goods or services.
Launch of CMA merger inquiry
16 June 2014: The parties submitted a notification of the anticipated acquisition by Cirrus Logic Inc of Wolfson Microelectronics plc merger to the CMA. The CMA considered the parties’ notification to be a complete merger notice.
Please send written representations about any competition or public interest to:
Competition and Markets Authority
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