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.
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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.
ACCC sets no great store by incumbency power
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has decided not to oppose the merger between ANZ Terminals and GrainCorp Liquid Terminals, two providers of port-side bulk liquid storage services for base oils, chemicals and...
Read more (November 2019)
The EC clears Telia’s acquisition of Bonnier Broadcasting (a media powerhouse in the Nordics)
On 12 November, the European Commission has approved the acquisition of Bonnier Broadcasting by Telia Company. The Commission launched an in-depth investigation focussing on the merging companies’ activities in the wholesale supply and...
Read more (November 2019)
ACCC finds no chilling effect on competition
On 23 October 2019 the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) announced that it would not oppose the proposed acquisition of the AB Oxford Cold Storage Company by Emergent Cold. The Parties overlap in the provision of cold...
Read more (October 2019)