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May 24, 2022

CCPC requires commitments from BOI to acquire KBC Ireland assets

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) has cleared, subject to a number of legally binding commitments, the proposed acquisition by The Governor and …...

May 10, 2022

CCPC to carry out a Phase 2 investigation of Permanent TSB’s proposed acquisition of certain assets of Ulster Bank

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) has decided to carry out a full Phase 2 investigation into the proposed acquisition by Permanent TSB …...

May 9, 2022

CCPC carries out unannounced inspections of car dealers in Munster area

CCPC car dealer inspections carried out across Cork and Kerry Consumers advised to use CCPC’s ‘Buying a Car’ checklist when buying a second-hand car …...

May 3, 2022

CCPC research shows financial institutions how they can use behavioural insights to improve consumer saving habits and financial well-being

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) has today launched findings from its successful behavioural research trial on consumer saving habits. The research was …...

April 29, 2022

CCPC issues assessment to a number of parties in relation to Synch mobile payment service

As part of its review process into the proposed transaction whereby a joint venture between Allied Irish Banks (AIB), the Governor and Company of …...

April 28, 2022

CCPC clears AIB acquisition of Ulster Bank commercial loans

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) has cleared the proposed acquisition of certain assets of Ulster Bank Ireland DAC (Ulster Bank) by Allied …...

April 22, 2022

CCPC welcomes the publication of the Consumer Rights Bill 2022

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) welcomes the publication of the Consumer Rights Bill (CRB) 2022. This new draft legislation will bring about …...

April 22, 2022

CCPC to carry out a Phase 2 investigation of proposed acquisition of NaviCorp Limited by Uniphar Plc

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) has decided to carry out a full Phase 2 investigation into the proposed acquisition of pharmacy solutions …...

April 7, 2022

CCPC to carry out a Phase 2 investigation of proposed acquisition of Joyce’s Supermarkets by Tesco Ireland

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) has decided to carry out a full Phase 2 investigation into the proposed acquisition by Tesco Ireland …...

April 4, 2022

CCPC opens further consultation on proposed guidelines for exercising new competition law powers

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) today opens the second in a series of public consultations on how it intends to use the …...

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