Serbian antitrust approves SBB-Ikom merger with conditions

Thursday 23 March 2017 | 15:12 CET | News
Serbia's Competition Commission conditionally approved the acquisition of cable operator Ikom by peer Serbia Broadband (SBB). In its ruling, the Commission stated that the deal will strengthen the a dominant position of SBB only on the retail market for distribution of media content. For this reason, the merger has been approved with the stipulation of certain conditions. SBB will have to disinvest in a timely manner a parallel secondary network infrastructure in Belgrade, where there are horizontal overlaps between the two companies. The ruling also foresees mandatory regulatory reporting of

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Companies: SBB
Countries: Serbia
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