The CMA investigated the anticipated acquisition by Vitec Investments Limited of Autocue Group Limited.
|Phase 1 date||Action|
|10 November 2014||Decision published|
|30 September 2014||Decision announced|
|4 August 2014||Launch of merger inquiry|
|4 August to 15 August 2014||Invitation to comment|
CMA clearance decision
30 September 2014: The CMA has cleared the anticipated acquisition by Vitec Investments Limited of Autocue Group Limited. The full text of the decision is available below:
- Full text decision (10.11.14)
Launch of CMA merger inquiry
4 August 2014: The parties submitted a notification of the anticipated acquisition by Vitec Investments Limited of Autocue Group Limited merger to the CMA. The CMA considered the parties’ notification to be a complete merger notice.
Invitation to comment: Now closed
4 August 2014: The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is considering whether it is or may be the case that this transaction, if carried into effect, 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