26 September 2017
The UK’s antitrust watchdog has highlighted possible improvements to boost competition in the price comparison website sector, and launched an enforcement investigation of an operator’s exclusivity agreements with home insurance providers.
14 September 2017
The UK's antitrust watchdog has started an 18-month market investigation of investment consultants, after the country's financial regulator for the first time referred concerns about a lack of competition in the sector for a full probe.
23 August 2017
The Netherlands Authority for Consumers and Markets has concluded there are no competition risks in the video platform sector, following a market study of companies such as Facebook, Netflix and Youtube.
10 August 2017
Mexico's antitrust watchdog says the country needs to remove regulatory barriers to generic drug competition.
05 July 2017
The UK Competition and Markets Authority today published changes to its market investigation procedures that include considering potential remedies during the first two months of an investigation.
05 June 2017
Three Italian agencies, including the competition watchdog, last week announced an investigation into big data.
05 June 2017
A study group commissioned by Japan’s Fair Trade Commission is expected to publish a report this week on the use and collection of big data, which may consider some such conduct to be an abuse of dominance.
30 March 2017
The UK’s Competition and Markets Authority this week said it is examining whether regulation of digital comparison tools is needed.
07 March 2017
The UK’s competition authority has proposed streamlining its procedure for investigating markets for competition concerns – less than a year after it concluded reviews of the country’s energy and retail banking sectors.
07 February 2017
Brazil’s competition enforcer has issued a preliminary opinion that the proposed merger between two of the biggest private education companies in Brazil could lead to reduced competition in the market.