M/13/004 – Bertelsmann / BMG

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition of BMG RM Investments Luxembourg S.á.r.l. by Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA has been cleared by the Competition Authority.

Notification date Decision date
Friday March 1, 2013 Thursday, March 21, 2013
Parties Involved Business activities
Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA

Bertelsmann is an international media company active in television, radio, book publishing, magazine publishing, media services and media clubs across more than 50 countries.

BMG RM Investments Luxembourg S.á.r.l.

BMG is an international group of companies focused on the management of music rights.

Economic sector Media merger
Management of music rights. No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Thursday, March 14, 2013
Current status: Completed
Cleared (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Andrew Rae

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

Media enquiries: MKC Communications: 01 7038600

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