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Athlon buyout cleared

THE planned takeover of international leasing and body repair company Athlon by a subsidiary of Holland’s Rabobank will go ahead following a European Commission conclusion that an overlap in Netherlands fleet leasing and management services is not sufficiently serious to block it.

Rabobank’s De Lage Landen Translease leases vehicles in the Netherlands, as does Athlon, which also operates in Belgium, Luxembourg, France, Germany and Spain.

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