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From 1 April 2014 the Competition Commission is abolished and its functions transferred to the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA). There will be no further updates to this website after 31 March.

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) brings together the Competition Commission (CC) and the competition and certain consumer functions of the OFT. The CMA takes on its full powers and responsibilities on 1 April 2014.

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CC clears waste merger 

28 March 2014

The Competition Commission (CC) has formally cleared the completed joint venture between Tradebe Environmental Services Limited and SITA UK Limited.

Playout merger cleared 

27 March 2014

The Competition Commission (CC) has, by a majority, formally cleared the anticipated acquisition by Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson of Creative Broadcast Services Holdings (2) Limited.

CC keeps pharmaceutical data undertakings in place 

26 March 2014

The Competition Commission (CC) has decided against varying or removing undertakings which restrict the way in which IMS Health Incorporated (IMS) sells its specialized pharmaceutical data services.

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  • @PGunigantiAT@OFTgov@CMAgovUK Start of the financial year. Hopefully hasn't tempted fate too much!
  • OK - cheers for following the CC's Twitter feed and do follow us to@CMAgovUK So long and thanks for all the fish...
    31 Mar 2014


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