Greater clarity on the application of German merger control to international transactions - new FCO guidelines on domestic effects

On 30 September 2014, the German Federal Cartel Office (FCO – Bundeskartellamt) published new guidelines on the application of German merger control to foreign transactions with a domestic effect in Germany. While the guidelines aim at providing greater clarity for foreign companies and their advisors when assessing a filing requirement in Germany, they at the same time demonstrate that German merger control scrutiny continues to be far reaching.

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