M/10/036 – Barclays / Total Fitness

Transaction details

The Competition Authority has approved the proposed transaction whereby Barclays Bank PLC would acquire sole control of the business and assets of Total Fitness (UK) Limited (in Administration) and acquire sole control of Total Fitness Holdings (Ireland) Limited, from the Total Fitness Group.

Notification date Decision date
Tuesday October 12, 2010 Tuesday, November 2, 2010
Parties Involved Business activities
Barclays Bank plc

Barclays is a major global financial services provider engaged in retail and commercial banking.

Total Fitness Group Holdings (Ireland) / Total Fitness (UK) Limited (in administration)

Total Fitness was established in Ireland in 1996 and operates three health and fitness clubs in the State.

Economic sector Media merger
The operation of health and fitness clubs in the State No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Friday, October 22, 2010
Current status: Completed
Cleared (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Mr. Andrew Rae

Tel: 01-804 5420, email: ar@tca.ie

Media enquiries: MKC Communications: 01 7038600

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