M/19/040 – DMG/JPIMedia
The proposed acquisition whereby DMG Media Limited will acquire sole control of JPIMedia Publications Limited has been notified to the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.
|Notification date||Decision date|
|Friday November 29, 2019|
|Parties Involved||Business activities|
|DMG Media Limited||
DMG Media Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of Daily Mail and General Trust Plc (DMGT). DMG Media Limited owns and operates DMGT's consumer media business.
DMGT operates a number of businesses in the State which involve the publication of localised Irish newspapers (the Irish Daily Mail and the Irish Mail on Sunday), as well as a number of websites.
|JPIMedia Publications Limited||
JPIMedia Publications Limited is a UK company which owns and operates the i Newspaper, a UK based daily newspaper and its associated website inews.co.uk.
|Economic sector||Media merger|
|Submissions from third parties due by:|
|Phase 1||Phase 2|
|Thursday, December 12, 2019|
|Current status: Active|
|Preliminary investigation (Phase 1)|
|Authorised Officer Assigned||Contact Details|
Media enquiries: email@example.com