Competition and Markets Authority

CMA names investigation group for Fox-Sky deal

Anne Lambert

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has appointed the investigation group that will put together its report into 21st Century Fox’s planned £18.5 billion (€20.5 billion)… Read more

Confirmed: Sky deal referred to regulator for six-month review

Karen Bradley

The UK government has confirmed that 21st Century Fox’s planned £18.5 billion (€20.5 billion) takeover of Sky will be referred to the Competition and Markets… Read more

Bradley minded to refer Sky deal over broadcasting standards

Karen bradley

Karen Bradley has said she is “minded” to refer the proposed merger between 21st Century Fox and Sky to regulators over concerns about broadcasting standards. The… Read more

Sky bid ‘will be referred’ in absence of new evidence

Karen bradley

UK secretary of state for digital culture, media and sport Karen Bradley has pushed back a decision on whether to refer 21st Century Fox’s acquisition… Read more

Sky-Fox inquiry extended until after UK election

Karen Bradley

UK culture secretary, Karen Bradley, has extended the investigation deadline for 21st Century Fox’s planned £11.7 billion takeover of Sky until after the UK general… Read more

UK government refers Sky takeover to regulators

Karen Bradley

The UK government has formally referred 21st Century Fox’s planned £11.7 billion takeover of the 61% it does not already own of Sky to regulators.… Read more

UK minister ‘minded’ to refer Sky deal to Ofcom

Karen Bradley

UK culture secretary Karen Bradley has said she is “minded” to refer 21st Century Fox’s full takeover of Sky to regulator Ofcom on public interest… Read more

BT’s EE buyout gets final approval

EE logo

BT’s £12.5 billion (€16.7 billion) buyout of UK mobile operator EE has gained final approval, without conditions, from the British Competition and Markets Authority (CMA).… Read more

BT-EE deal cleared by Competition and Markets Authority

EE logo

BT’s buyout of UK mobile operator EE for £12.5 billion (€16.7 billion) has been provisionally approved by the UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA). Announcing… Read more

Sky, TalkTalk, Vodafone urge ‘radical reform’ of UK broadband

Sky CEO Jeremy Darroch

The UK broadband market is letting customers and businesses down and it is “time we considered radical reform,” according to the chief executives of Sky,… Read more

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