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UK govt intervenes in Arm, Nvidia deal on national security concerns

Monday 19 April 2021 | 16:46 CET | News
The UK government has issued a public interest intervention notice (PIIN) in relation to the proposed sale of UK-based chip designer ARM to US company Nvidia. Digital Secretary Oliver Dowden has ordered the Competition & Markets Authority (CMA) to launch a 'phase one' investigation into the deal. The CMA is now inviting interested parties to comment on national security considerations in a consultation which closes on 14 May. 

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Categories: IT / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: ARM / Nvidia / Softbank
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