M/14/039 – CVC / Sky Bet
The proposed acquisition by CVC Capital Partners of Sky Bet has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.
|Notification date||Decision date|
|Tuesday December 16, 2014||Thursday, January 22, 2015|
|Parties Involved||Business activities|
|CVC Capital Partners Limited||
The CVC group consists of privately owned advisory entities whose activity is providing investment advice to and/or managing investments on behalf of investment funds.
Sky Bet is a division of Sky that conducts a range of betting and gaming activities, including a fixed odds betting service.
|Economic sector||Media merger|
|The sectors involved are the provision of gambling services and digital wallet and online payment services.||No|
|Submissions from third parties due by:|
|Phase 1||Phase 2|
|Monday, December 29, 2014|
|Current status: Completed|
|Cleared (Phase 1)|
|Authorised Officer Assigned||Contact Details|
Tel: 01-470 3696, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Media enquiries: MKC Communications: 01 7038600