Spotlight – Competition & Regulation 19/02/15

19 February 2015

Weekly Alert

In the News

FCA to investigate competition in investment and corporate banking services following wholesale markets review


Mergers Invitation to Comment

M.7478: Aviva/Friends Life/Tenet

M.7459: Becton Dickinson and Company/CareFusion

M.7479: Kingspan/Steel Partners

Mergers – In Depth Investigations

M.7429: Siemens/Dresser-Rand

State Aid

EC: “State Aid brief” published

United Kingdom

CMA Mergers – Acceptance of Undertakings

Motor Fuel Limited/Murco Petroleum Limited

CMA Mergers – In Depth Investigations

Ashford St Peter’s NHS Foundation Trust/Royal Surrey County NHS Foundation Trust


Energy Investigation - Updated Issues Statement published

Electronic Communications

Ofcom: “Annual licence fees for 900 MHz and 1800 MHz spectrum”

Ofcom: “Implementing TV White Spaces”

Ofcom: “A three-digit number for the national power cut and electricity network safety service - Proposal to designate ‘105’ for the service, including notification of a proposed modification to the National Telephone Numbering Plan”