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Focus Antitrust - 29 August 2018

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CMA launches formal investigation into Sainsbury’s/Asda merger

The CMA has launched its formal investigation into the proposed merger between Sainsbury’s and Asda.  It will therefore now begin its phase 1 review of the merger.  The CMA is inviting views on the merger and on the parties’ request for a fast track reference to a phase 2 investigation.  Click here.


  • The CMA has published its issues statement in relation to the reference of the anticipated acquisition by Experian Limited of Credit Laser Holdings Limited.  Click here.

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