Transaction details

The proposed acquisition of sole control by BoyleSports Unlimited Company of certain assets constituting nine (9) licensed betting offices of Finbam Leisure Limited, trading as Bambury Leinster, has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Economic sectorMedia merger
Sports betting servicesNo

Notification date: Friday, January 13, 2017

Parties InvolvedBusiness activities
BoyleSports Unlimited CompanyBoyleSports offers integrated betting opportunities, including retail branches nationwide, online betting, mobile betting and freephone betting.
Bambury LeinsterThe Target Assets constitute nine (9) licensed betting offices in three Counties, being Counties Meath, Kildare and Dublin.
Case Officer AssignedContact Details
Barry O'DonnellTel: (+353)1 470 3696 e-mail:
Media Enquiries MKC Communications: 01 7038600

The deadline for any third parties who wish to make submissions regarding the competition aspects of this merger is:

Phase 1
Friday, January 27, 2017
Current status Completed Cleared (Phase 1)

Decision date: Friday, February 10, 2017