ACM rejects Tele2 request for action against KPN on wholesale broadband market

Wednesday 22 July 2020 | 13:50 CET | News
Dutch regulator ACM has rejected a request by Tele2 Netherlands to take action against KPN for an alleged abuse of its market power. Tele2 claimed that KPN retroactively changed its wholesale prices in order to squeeze Tele2's margins for services provided over the KPN network. This should be considered discriminatory behaviour by KPN, the alternative operator said. 

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: ACM / KPN / Tele2 Netherlands
Countries: Netherlands
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