M/19/033 – CDC / La Poste

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition by Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations of sole control of La Poste S.A, and subsequently, indirect control of CNP Assurances has been notified to the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Notification date Decision date
Friday November 8, 2019
Parties Involved Business activities
Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations

Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations ('CDC') is a French public sector financial institution serving the public interest and France's economic development. It is a long term investor and has a special legal status under French law.

CDC controls either directly or indirectly a number of entities active in the state.

La Poste S.A

La Poste is the parent company of the La Poste Group. The La Poste Group is a postal service operator founded in 1879. It is currently jointly controlled by the French state and CDC.

La Poste controls either directly or indirectly a number of entities active in the state.

CNP Assurances

CNP Assurances is a large French insurance corporation which develops, provides, and administers a variety of insurance products worldwide.

Economic sector Media merger
Postal, Banking, Insurance No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Monday, November 25, 2019
Current status: Active
Preliminary investigation (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Barry O'Donnell

Email: barryodonnell@ccpc.ie
Phone: 01 470 3696

Media enquiries: communications@ccpc.ie

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