Birketu Pty Ltd and Illyria Nominees Television Pty Limited - proposed joint bid for interests in Ten Network Holdings Limited


Type of assessment Informal Review
Reference 62372
Acquirer(s)
Birketu Pty Ltd and Illyria Nominees Television Pty Limited
Target(s)
Ten Network Holdings Limited
Industry Television Channels
Summary
Potential joint bid for acquisition of interests in Ten Network Holdings by Birketu Pty Ltd and Illyria Nominees Television Pty Ltd (as trustee of Illyria Investment Trust No. 4).
Date commenced 4th July 2017
Project staff Natasha Apostolov
Serena Wong
Contact Email mergers@accc.gov.au
Market inquiries
Comments are invited from interested parties regarding the potential transaction.

The closing date for submissions is 24 July 2017. Submissions should be forwarded electronically (preferably in PDF format) to mergers@accc.gov.au with the title Submission re Potential joint bid for acquisition of interests in Ten Network Holdings by Birketu and Illyria (attention Natasha Apostolov/Serena Wong).

Alternatively submissions may be forwarded by fax to 03 9663 3699 or by mail to Mergers Branch, ACCC, GPO Box 520, Melbourne VIC 3001.

For more details please refer to the attached market inquiries letter.
  • Market Inquiries Letter - 6 July 2017 - Word
    6th July 2017
    MER17+8111.docx (376.5 KB)
  • Market Inquiries Letter - 6 July 2017 - PDF
    6th July 2017
    MER17+8561.pdf (161.1 KB)
Indicative timeline
Date Event
4th July 2017 ACCC commenced review under the Merger Process Guidelines.
24th July 2017 Closing date for submissions from interested parties.
24th August 2017 Provisional date for announcement of ACCC's decision (as outlined in the Merger Review Process Guidelines, this may be a final decision or release of a Statement of Issues).