SEC Greenlights Publicis’ Acquisition of Bcom3

26 August 2002

America’s Securities and Exchange Commission has announced its approval of the planned acquisition of Chicago-based Bcom3 Group by Publicis Groupe of France.

Publicis investors have already okayed the deal, although it cannot be finalized until it gets the thumbs-up from Bcom3 shareholders on September 25.

Data sourced from: New York Times; additional content by WARC staff