RM / Hedgelane merger inquiry
The CMA investigated and cleared the anticipated acquisition by RM PLC of Hedgelane Limited.
|Phase 1 date||Action|
|16 June 2017||Decision published|
|1 June 2017||Decision announced|
|15 to 30 May 2017||Invitation to comment|
|4 April 2017||Launch of merger inquiry|
CMA clearance decision
1 June 2017: The CMA has cleared the anticipated acquisition by RM PLC of Hedgelane Limited.
- Full text decision (16.6.17)
Invitation to comment: Now closed
15 May 2017: 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
4 April 2017: The CMA announced the launch of its merger inquiry by notice to the parties.
Published: 4 April 2017
Updated: 16 June 2017
Opened: 4 April 2017
Closed: 16 June 2017
- Full text of the decision published.
- Clearance decision announced.
- Invitation to comment issued.
- First published.