AEG/contract to manage Wembley Arena [Archived]
AEG/contract to manage Wembley Arena [Archived]

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  • AEG/contract to manage Wembley Arena [Archived]
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ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 2 September 2013; it is no longer maintained.

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Case facts

Outline UK merger investigation into the completed acquisition by AEG of the contract to manage Wembley Arena.

Latest developments The CC unconditionally cleared the transaction on 2 September 2013, confirming its provisional findings.

Parties AEG Facilities UK (AEG) and Wembley Arena.

AEG currently operates three other indoor live entertainment venues in London—the O2 Arena, the Hammersmith Apollo and IndigO2. AEG has also recently been awarded a five-year contract to deliver summer concerts in Hyde Park.