Konnov & Sozanovsky advises Penta Investments Limited on the Ukrainian competition legislation

07.05.2012

With the lead of the managing partner Alexey Ivanov associates of Konnov & Sozanovsky Sergei Glushchenko and Helen Tsygulskaya successfully obtained permission of the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine (hereinafter the AMCU) for the acquisition by Penta Investments Limited (Penta Investments Limited is an investment company specialising for investments in private equity and real estate) of control over NFI Empik Media & Fashion S.A. (NFI Empik Media & Fashion S.A. is a worldwide distributor of media and entertainment products, clothing, shoes, toys and accessories for children, as well as language courses and cosmetics).

Under the decision of the AMCU, this merger does not result in monopolization or significant limitation of competition on the goods markets in Ukraine.