APN Outdoor Group Limited - proposed merger with oOh!media Limited

Acquirer(s)

  • APN Outdoor Group Limited

Target(s)

  • oOh!media Limited

Statement of issues

Document title Date

Timeline

DateEvent
16/12/2016ACCC commenced review under the Merger Process Guidelines.
30/01/2017Closing date for submissions from interested parties. ACCC assessing information provided during market inquiries and consulting with merger parties on any relevant issues or concerns arising.
01/02/2017ACCC requested further information from the merger parties.
13/02/2017ACCC received further information from the merger parties.
17/02/2017Former provisional date for announcement of findings (9 March 2017) delayed (to 16 March 2017), given the time required for merger parties to respond to 1 February information request, and to allow the ACCC to consider the information provided.
10/03/2017The merger parties requested that the ACCC delay the timeline to allow them to provide further information to the ACCC. The former provisional decision date of 16 March 2017 has therefore been delayed while the ACCC awaits the further information.
04/05/2017ACCC published a Statement of Issues outlining preliminary competition concerns.
19/05/2017Following an announcement by the merger parties that the proposed merger has been terminated, the ACCC has discontinued this review.