Amex has little effect on merger analysis, Hoffman says

Pallavi Guniganti

10 September 2019

The Supreme Court’s American Express ruling does not apply outside transactional two-sided markets nor change the structure of how antitrust agencies approach merger analysis, the head of the Federal Trade Commission’s bureau of competition has said.

Amex has little effect on merger analysis, Hoffman says

Bruce Hoffman at GCR Live New York 2018 (Credit: GCR Live)