Perpetual Limited - proposed acquisition of The Trust Company Limited


  • Perpetual Limited


  • The Trust Company Limited

Market definition

Please refer to the attached Public Competition Assessment.

Competition analysis

Please refer to the attached Public Competition Assessment.

Statement of issues

Public competition assessment

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16/05/2013ACCC commenced review under the Merger Process Guidelines.
07/06/2013Closing date for submissions from interested parties.
02/07/2013ACCC timeline suspended to allow Perpetual Limited to provide further information. Former proposed decision date of 11 July 2013 delayed.
15/07/2013ACCC received further information from Perpetual Limited.
01/08/2013ACCC published a Statement of Issues outlining preliminary competition concerns.
15/08/2013Closing date for submissions relating to Statement of Issues.
19/09/2013ACCC announced it would not oppose the proposed acquisition, subject to a section 87B undertaking accepted by ACCC.