The US FTC gets an extension to review acquisition in the rental-car service industry (Hertz/Dollar Thristy)

Hertz Gives FTC More Time to Review Its Proposed Acquisition of Dollar Thrifty* What would likely be the last major acquisition in the car rental industry may soon be completed, with the blessing of the Federal Trade Commission. The pending acquisition of Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group, Inc. by Hertz Global Holdings, Inc., currently under review by the FTC, would cement the positions of the three major car rental companies by combining the second and fourth largest competitors. Completion of the transaction would bring to a close years of consolidation in the industry. Antitrust approval of a combination of any of the three remaining

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  • Wolters Kluwer (Riverwoods)

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Jeffrey May, The US FTC gets an extension to review acquisition in the rental-car service industry (Hertz/Dollar Thristy), 18 October 2012, e-Competitions Bulletin October 2012, Art. N° 49472

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