Amalgamated Holdings Limited, Village Roadshow Limited - completed acquisition of the Loganholme Hyperplex Cinemas Hyperplex

Acquirer(s)

  • Amalgamated Holdings Limited and Village Roadshow Limited

Target(s)

  • Pacific Cinemas (Loganholme) Hyperplex

Summary

Amalgamated Holdings Limited and Village Roadshow Limited, by way of a 50:50 joint venture company, acquired Pacific Cinemas (Loganholme) Pty Ltd (trading as the Loganholme Hyperplex Cinemas).

Timeline

DateEvent
24/09/2013ACCC commenced review under the Merger Review Process Guidelines.
04/10/2013Closing date for submissions from interested parties.
31/10/2013ACCC requested further information from the merger parties. ACCC timeline suspended. Former proposed decision date of 14 November 2013 delayed to allow provision of requested information.
11/12/2013The merger parties completed the acquisition.
12/12/2013ACCC received further information from AHL.
11/09/2014The ACCC announced that, based on the information available at this time, it would discontinue its investigation into the completed acquisition. The ACCC will however continue to monitor the effect of the acquisition on competition in the relevant market.