M/18/046 – Liberty Global/PBN (Casey Cable)

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition of sole control of P.B.N. holdings Limited and its subsidiary Casey Cablevision Limited by Liberty Global plc has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Notification date Decision date
Wednesday May 30, 2018 Friday, June 29, 2018
Parties Involved Business activities
Liberty Global Plc

Liberty Global Plc operates electronic communications networks in a number of countries. It offers Pay-TV, broadband, telephony services and mobile services. In the State, Liberty Global Plc is active through its subsidiary Virgin Media Limited.

P.B.N. Holdings Limited

P.B.N. Holdings Limited through its wholly-owned subsidiary Casey Cablevision Limited, owns and operates a cable network in Dungarvan, Co. Waterford. It offers broadband Internet, fixed-line voice telephony, pay-television and business connectivity services to customers connected to PBN’s network.

Economic sector Media merger
Information & Communications Yes
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Thursday, June 14, 2018
Current status: Completed
Cleared (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Arvydas Vidziunas

Tel: (01) 4703645
Email: ArvydasVidziunas@ccpc.ie

Media enquiries: communications@ccpc.ie

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