RBB Economics provides independent, expert economic advice on all aspects of competition law. We combine intellectual rigour with practical knowledge and technical economic skills to deliver analysis that is robust, clear and effective.
‘We had regular contact with the RBB consultants on our case. They were always available, supportive and responsive to our needs. Everyone we dealt with was professional, friendly and totally committed to our case.’— International Airlines Group
‘They were thorough, professional and hugely supportive throughout the entire process and we have happily worked with them on many occasions, including the important Art. 102 investigation.’— Google
‘RBB deliver expert advice in a timely manner. What’s more, they don’t try to blind us with science — whilst sophisticated, detailed, and comprehensive, all of their analysis remains also accessible, clear and straightforward.’— General Electric
‘The RBB team thoroughly immersed themselves in our business to understand the real-world dynamics of competition. As a result, they were able to provide us with innovative, bespoke analysis to support our case.’— BHP Billiton
'RBB's economists are proactive, rigorous and extremely professional. Their detailed economic analysis was a key factor in convincing the Commission to dismiss its initial concerns and clear our proposed acquisition of Sun in 2010.'— Oracle
RBB Economics provides independent, expert economic advice on all aspects of competition law.
We combine intellectual rigour with practical knowledge and technical economic skills to deliver analysis that is robust, clear and effective.
Paddy Power / Betfair merger cleared at Phase I
RBB advised on the merger between Paddy Power and Betfair, which was notified in Ireland and the UK. Both companies overlap in the online gambling (betting and gaming) segment (only Paddy Power is active in retail gambling). RBB...
Read more (February 2016)
Streetmap v Google – RBB testifies in abuse of dominance damages case
RBB has provided expert testimony in the UK High Court hearing of an abuse of dominance damages claim brought by Streetmap, an online mapping provider, against Google, the search engine. Streetmap claimed that Google has abused an...
Read more (November 2015)
The Russian competition authority dismisses an excessive pricing complaint against Uralkali
In October 2015 the Federal Antimonopoly Service of Russia (FAS) closed its abuse of dominance investigation against Uralkali, the only supplier of carnallite in Russia. The case started following a customer complaint that carnallite...
Read more (November 2015)