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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.
CMA approves Iron Mountain’s acquisition of Recall with commitments
On 16 June 2016, the UK Competition and Markets Authority (“CMA”) approved the acquisition of Recall by Iron Mountain, subject to commitments. The Parties overlapped in the supply of records management services (“RMS”) and...
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UK Merger Control, 2nd edition, by Jonathan Parker (Latham & Watkins) and Adrian Majumdar launched
RBB celebrated the launch of UK Merger Control, 2nd edition, by Jonathan Parker (Latham & Watkins) and Adrian Majumdar with an event on 21 June 2016. Opening remarks were given by Andrea Coscelli, Executive Director of Markets &...
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AB InBev/SABMiller obtains conditional clearance in South Africa
The Competition Tribunal of South Africa announced earlier on 30 June 2016 that it has approved with conditions the proposed acquisition by AB InBev of SABMiller. This follows clearance decisions in Asia-Pacific (Australia, India and...
Read more (July 2016)