Merger Notification - Announcement according to § 10 Cartel Act

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board; Axel Springer SE - BWB/Z-4924 | Bundeswettbewerbsbehörde

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board; Axel Springer SE

BWB/Z-4924

29.06.2020

On 29.06.2020 the following merger was notified at the Federal Competition Authority:

Planned purchase process

Industry sector: J - Information und Kommunikation

Deadline for bringing in an application pursuant to § 11(1) Cartel Act will end on 27.07.2020.

Entrepreneurs whose legal or economic interests are affected by the merger can bring in a written statement at the Federal Competition Authority or the Federal Cartel Prosecutor within 14 days from publication date.

Note: The intervening party has no right to a certain treatment of the statement and will not gain a party position.

Non-prohibition of the merger

The Federal Competition Authority and the Federal Cartel Prosecutor have not applied for examination of the merger by the Cartel Court. The standstill obligation (§ 17 (1) Cartel Act) ends with effect from 28.07.2020 .

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