Actavis UK / Auden Mckenzie merger inquiry
The CMA investigated the anticipated acquisition by Actavis UK Limited of Auden Mckenzie Holdings Ltd.
|Phase 1 date||Action|
|30 June 2015||Decision published|
|21 May 2015||Decision announced|
|30 March to 15 April 2015||Invitation to comment|
|30 March 2015||Launch of merger inquiry|
CMA clearance decision
21 May 2015: The CMA has cleared the anticipated acquisition by Actavis UK Limited of Auden Mckenzie Holdings Ltd. The full text of the decision will be available shortly.
- Full text decision (30.6.15)
Invitation to comment: Now closed
30 March 2015: The 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 merger inquiry
30 March 2015: The CMA launched its merger inquiry following receipt of a satisfactory notification.
- Commencement of initial period notice (30.3.15)
Please send written representations about any competition issues to:
Competition and Markets Authority
Published: 30 March 2015
Updated: 30 June 2015
Opened: 30 March 2015
Closed: 30 June 2015
- Full text of the decision published.
- Clearance decision announced.
- First published.