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FTC vs Facebook: WhatsApp or Instragram sale difficult to realise and not likely effective

Tuesday 15 December 2020 | 14:36 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Market Commentary
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The FTC is suing Facebook for 'illegal monopolisation'. We look here at the arguments on both sides and conclude that the proposed remedy of forcing Facebook to sell Instagram and/or WhatsApp is likely not possible, nor would it prove effective.

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