14-Dec-2009 10:35 AM

European Commission approves acquisition of Bristol Airport by OTTP and Macquarie

The European Commission cleared (11-Dec-2009) the proposed acquisition of UK's Bristol International Airport Limited by the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan Board (OTTP) and Macquarie Group. After examining the operation, the Commission concluded that the transaction would not significantly impede effective competition in the European Economic Area (EEA) or any substantial part of it. [more]