UK mergers—ongoing cases tracker
UK mergers—ongoing cases tracker

The following Competition practice note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • UK mergers—ongoing cases tracker
  • Phase 1 investigations
  • Test for reference to phase 2 met
  • Phase 1 merger inquiry launched
  • Pending launch of phase 1 merger inquiry
  • Phase 2 investigations

UK mergers—ongoing cases tracker

The below tracks live CMA merger investigations. For information on completed investigations, see UK phase 1 mergers—closed cases tracker and UK phase 2 mergers—closed cases tracker. For information on completed UK merger enforcement actions, see UK mergers enforcement actions—closed cases tracker.

NOTE—completed investigations are moved from this document to the case trackers for closed cases within seven days of the final CMA report.

For details of appeals, see UK competition appeals—ongoing cases tracker.

Phase 1 investigations

Test for reference to phase 2 met

PartiesIndustry sectorPhase 1 developments
Imprivata, Inc/Isosec Limited (anticipated acquisition) (public interest intervention notice)

Authentication management solutions to healthcare providers

• Merger abandoned—10/05/2021
• Meets test for reference—29/04/2021
• Merger notified to Secretary of State for BEIS—03/03/2021
• Launch of merger inquiry—02/03/2021
• Invitation to comment—02/03/2021

Bellis Acquisition Company 3 Limited/Asda Group Limited (anticipated acquisition)

Oil and gas refining and

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