CMA to clear Circle’s acquisition of BMI once local competition issues resolved

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has given the green light to Circle’s acquisition of BMI Healthcare provided it addresses local competition concerns in two geographies. Concluding its Phase 1 investigation, the CMA said the completed merger did not raise nationwide competition issues but could substantially lessen competition in Bath and Birmingham, where construction of…

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