MOFCOM Issues Its Eighth Conditional Clearance–Minority Shareholders Beware

By on November 18, 2011

by Carlo Carani and James Jiang

Before granting its approval of Alpha V’s acquisition of Savio, China’s Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) required the private equity fund to divest its 27.9 per cent stake in Savio’s rival Uster.  With this decision, MOFCOM has signalled its willingness to closely scrutinize the influence of minority shareholders when conducting merger reviews under China’s Anti-Monopoly Law.

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