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EC plans phase 2 investigation of Liberty, Ziggo - report

Monday 28 April 2014 | 13:34 CET | News
Liberty Global's bid for Dutch peer Ziggo is likely to face lengthy scrutiny by the European Commission because of the complex issues involved, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters. "The European Commission is expected to open a phase two investigation," said one of the people who declined to be named because the EU competition authority's decision is not yet public. The Commission is conducting a preliminary review of the case until 08 May. After that, it will announce the deeper investigation. A phase two probe can take up to 105 working days. Commission spokesman for

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Companies: Liberty Global / UPC / Ziggo
Countries: Netherlands
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