of Codemasters has taken another step forward, as
that shareholders representing a nearly 99% stake in the
developer voted in favor of the deal. Take-Two made the
for Codemasters, but later
when EA cut in.
directors voted in favor of the EA deal, which led to yesterday's shareholder vote.
Here's word on the next steps in EA's acquisition of the racing
The next step is for the deal to be legally sanctioned during
a court hearing on February 16, in addition to competition law approvals.
Codemasters shares will then be suspended on February 18 and will be cancelled
from admission to trading on AIM, a sub-market of the London Stock Exchange, on