|29 September 2016||Decision published|
|26 August 2016||Decision announced|
|8 July to 22 July 2016||Invitation to comment|
|8 July 2016||Launch of merger inquiry|
CMA clearance decision
26 August 2016: The CMA has cleared the acquisition by Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. Ltd of SMART Technologies Inc. The full text of the decision is available below.
- Full text decision (29.9.16)
Invitation to comment: Now closed
8 July 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 merger inquiry
8 July 2016: The CMA announced the launch of its merger inquiry by notice to the parties.
Please send written representations about any competition or public interest to:
Competition and Markets Authority