M/21/052 – DMG Media/Nalac

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition by DMG Media Ireland of sole control of Nalac Limited has been notified to the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Notification date Decision date
Monday September 20, 2021
Parties Involved Business activities
DMG Media Ireland

DMG Media Ireland is a wholly owned subsidiary of Daily Mail and General Trust Plc (“DMGT”). 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.

Nalac Limited

Nalac Limited is an Irish incorporated company which owns and operates Business Plus and Bizplus.ie.

Economic sector Media merger
Media Yes
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Tuesday, October 5, 2021
Current status: Active
Preliminary investigation (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Harry Costello


Eilís McDonnell


Media enquiries: communications@ccpc.ie

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