Xchanging Holdings / Total Objects merger inquiry
The CMA investigated the anticipated acquisition by Xchanging Holdings Limited of Total Objects Limited.
|20 January 2015||Decision published|
|9 December 2014||Decision announced|
|14 October 2014||Launch of merger inquiry|
|16 to 30 September||Invitation to comment|
CMA clearance decision
9 December 2014: The CMA has cleared the anticipated acquisition by Xchanging Holdings Limited of Total Objects Limited. The full text of the decision is available below:
- Full text decision (20.1.15)
Invitation to comment: Now closed
16 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.
Launch of CMA merger inquiry
14 October 2014: The CMA launched its merger inquiry following receipt of a satisfactory notification.
- Commencement of initial period notice (20.11.14)
Please send written representations about any competition or public interest to:
Competition and Markets Authority
Published: 9 December 2014
Updated: 20 January 2015
Opened: 16 September 2014
Closed: 20 January 2015
- Full text of the decision published.
- Clearance decision announced.