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FTC to examine small takeovers by big tech companies

Wednesday 12 February 2020 | 08:43 CET | News
The US Federal Trade Commission has launched an investigation into big takeovers by Alphabet (including Google), Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Microsoft, going back to the start of 2010. The regulator said it wants to understand better whether the companies are making anti-competitive acquisitions that could fall outside the reporting requirements and what the impact may be on small tech firms. 

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Companies: Alphabet / Amazon / Apple / Facebook / Google / Microsoft
Countries: United States
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