Dods/DeHavilland Merger Inquiry Formally Cancelled

July 04, 2012 /

The Competition Commission (CC) has formally cancelled its inquiry concerning Dods Group PLC’s anticipated acquisition of the political intelligence division of De Havilland.

The CC has received assurances from Dods that the proposed acquisition has been abandoned.

The case was referred to the CC by the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) on 21 June 2012 and Dods notified the stock exchange of its intention to pull out of the deal on 25 June.

 

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