PMP Limited - proposed merger with IPMG Group

Acquirer(s)

  • PMP Limited

Target(s)

  • IPMG Group

Summary

PMP Limited, a publicly listed commercial printer, proposed to merge with IPMG Group, a print and digital services provider privately owned by members of the Hannan family.

Market definition

Please refer to the Public Competition Assessment.

Competition analysis

Please refer to the Public Competition Assessment.

Other

Document title Date

Statement of issues

Document title Date

Public competition assessment

Timeline

DateEvent
02/11/2016ACCC commenced review under the Merger Process Guidelines.
18/11/2016Closing date for submissions from interested parties.
22/12/2016ACCC published a Statement of Issues outlining preliminary competition concerns.
30/01/2017ACCC requested further information from PMP and IPMG.
31/01/2017Closing date for submissions relating to Statement of Issues.
06/02/2017ACCC received further information from PMP and IPMG.
17/02/2017ACCC announced it would not oppose the proposed merger.