29 March 2016: The CMA has cleared the anticipated acquisition by Chemring Group plc of a business and certain assets of Wallop Defence Systems Limited. The full text of the decision is available below.
10 February 2016: The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is considering whether it is or may be the case that this transaction, if carried into effect, will result 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 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
10 February 2016: The CMA announced the launch of its merger inquiry by notice to the parties.