BCA和Cinch所有者Constellation Automotive Group已获得金融行为管理局（FCA）所需的监管部门批准，以完成其对Marshall Motor Holdings的收购。
The move paves the way for a takeover which should be completed within 14 days and has prompted the arrival of Constellation's Timothy Lampert and Matthew Kelly on theAM100PLC’s board.
董事会成员Alan Ferguson，Francesca Escery，Nicky Dulieu和Christopher Walkinshaw都立即退出了业务，同时，该集团的交易状况随着伦敦证券交易所的销售而变化。
Constellation said in its announcement that FCA conditions, which had initially paused the takeover deal in January, had now been accepted, adding that its receipt of ‘sufficient acceptances to satisfy the Acceptance Condition’, meant its offer was now ‘unconditional’.
The development effectively brings to an and a process which began with confirmation thatConstellation received “an irrevocable undertaking to accept the Offer from Marshall of Cambridge (Holdings) Limited”just two days after its initial approach to the group was revealed back in November.
Later that month Constellation’s £201.6 million offer for a 64.4% controlling stake in Marshall Motor Group was described as a “done deal”.
In December马歇尔汽车集团（Marshall Motor Group）的董事会强调了“拥有MMH所有权的责任”在a statement recommending the acceptance of Constellation Automotive’s takeover offer.
The group's businesses have a total of 162 franchises covering 26 brands, across 37 counties in England and Wales.
It had grown its footprint considerably in the weeks prior to Constellation's bid through theacquisition of 48-site Motorline for £64.5m.