Thursday, 29 June 2017

EC opens in-depth probe into 3UK/O2 deal

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Friday 30 October 15

Brussels deals blow to U.K. competition watchdog; says £10.25 billion merger could harm consumers.

The European Commission on Friday launched an in-depth investigation into 3UK parent CK Hutchison's proposed acquisition of O2 UK, warning that the merger may lead to higher prices and less choice for consumers. If approved, the £10.25 billion deal would combine the second and fourth largest mobile network operators in the U…

The European Commission on Friday launched an in-depth investigation into 3UK parent CK Hutchison's proposed acquisition of O2 UK, warning that the merger may lead to higher prices and less choice for consumers. If approved, the £10.25 billion deal would combine the second and fourth largest mobile network operators in the U…

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