In september2020, Microsoft announced that they would buy zenimax, the parent company of b-club, for $7.5 billion
Media, shock the game world. But many people don’t know that the deal is not yet completed, and there are still many legal obstacles to overcome. But recently, there was good news, marking an important step in Microsoft’s acquisition of agency B.
The securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued a statement online announcing acceptance of Microsoft’s acquisition of zenimax. The SEC is an independent agency of the federal government of the United States, which is mainly responsible for the supervision of listed companies and the whole market, and the enforcement of laws related to market manipulation. SEC needs to evaluate Microsoft’s acquisition of zenimax
Media is responsible for ensuring that the deal is fully compliant with the law in the United States.
The statement posted online is called an effective notice, basically announcing that the SEC’s assessment of the Microsoft acquisition has been completed. “Accept” means that all the documents acquired by Microsoft are in place. There is no need to correct them and nothing in them is unacceptable to the sec. That is, in the United States, Microsoft has completed its work with zenimax
Of course, that doesn’t mean Microsoft is dealing with zenimax
The acquisition of media has been completed. It also requires approval from other regions and countries, such as the EU. In early February, the European Commission said it would decide on March 5 on Microsoft’s deal to buy zenimax. It is March 6, which means the EU has made a ruling, but it is not yet open.
Nobody ever worried about Microsoft’s acquisition of zenimax
Media’s deal will fail, but it’s possible to make such a big deal. The bigger worry is whether it will be delayed, which is possible after all. Recently, a lawsuit related to radiation 4 DLC tried to delay the acquisition, but it never achieved results.