AGL Energy Limited - proposed acquisition of Great Energy Alliance Corporation Pty Limited

Acquirer(s)

  • AGL Energy Limited

Target(s)

  • Great Energy Alliance Corporation Pty Limited

Summary

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Market definition

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Competition analysis

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Public competition assessment

Document title Date

Timeline

DateEvent
24/02/2012ACCC commenced review under the Merger Review Process Guidelines.
16/03/2012Closing date for submissions from interested parties.
03/04/2012ACCC requested further information from the merger parties. Former proposed decision date of 19 April 2012 delayed. ACCC timeline suspended pending receipt of the information.
26/04/2012ACCC received further information from the merger parties. ACCC timeline recommenced.
09/05/2012Former proposed date for announcement of ACCC's findings of 17 May 2012, amended to allow merger parties to provide further information.
24/05/2012ACCC announced it would not oppose the proposed acquisition.