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Merger Action Group v. Secretary of State for BERR: External control of the Scottish economy, merger control and the Scottish 'ring-fence': the LloydsTSB/HBOS merger

Rodger, Barry (2009) Merger Action Group v. Secretary of State for BERR: External control of the Scottish economy, merger control and the Scottish 'ring-fence': the LloydsTSB/HBOS merger. Competition Policy International (1).

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Abstract

The recent merger between Lloyds/TSB and HBOS has again raised concerns regarding the increase in external control of Scottish companies and also demonstrates many facets of the merger control system in the United Kingdom which was revised by the Enterprise Act 2002.