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2. Establishing jurisdiction for notification of mergers
2.3 General thresholds
Merger control filing is required when:
- at least one of the undertakings concerned had a turnover in Brazil of at least BRL 750,000,000 in the last financial year, and one of the other undertakings concerned had a turnover in Brazil of at least BRL 75,000,000 in the last financial year.
2.3.4 Are there any circumstances where transactions falling below these thresholds may be still investigated?
The Brazilian competition authority has jurisdiction to require that any transaction be notified within one year of the closing date notwithstanding that the jurisdictional thresholds are not satisfied.
2.4 Other national thresholds for ex ante merger control (e.g. sector-specific rules)
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