Nasdaq dominant but not abusive, Swedish court holds

Malina McLennan

16 January 2018

Nasdaq dominant but not abusive, Swedish court holds

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Sweden’s Patent and Market Court has refused to fine Nasdaq after finding its trading platform has a dominant position on the Swedish, Danish and Finnish trading services market – but ruling that the company’s decision to bar a close competitor from using a crucial data trading centre was not abusive.