Merger Statistics, 2018-2019

Number of Mergers Handled2013 - 201920192018
Comfort Letter Granted3824
Comfort Letter Rejected1031
Mergers with unconditional clearance1703735
Mergers with conditional clearance2164
Cases referred to Member States300
Transaction construed as non merger after assessment/ Application Withdrawn/ Merger Abandonned1012
Transactions under assessment7

Merger Transactions by Affected Member States, 2018- 2019

Merger Transactions by Selected Economic Sectors, 2018- 2019