London Stock Exchange / Frank Russell merger inquiry
The CMA investigated the anticipated acquisition by London Stock Exchange Group plc of Frank Russell Company.
|Phase 1 date||Action|
|9 January 2015||Decision published|
|7 November 2014||Decision announced|
|15 to 29 September||Invitation to comment|
|12 September 2014||Launch of merger inquiry|
CMA clearance decision
7 November 2014: The CMA has cleared the anticipated acquisition by London Stock Exchange plc of Frank Russell Company. The full text of the decision is available below:
- Full text decision (9.1.15)
Invitation to comment: Now closed
15 September 2014: 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.
Please send written representations about any competition or public interest to:
Competition and Markets Authority