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Vodafone-Unitymedia deal under scrutiny by German cartel office

Wednesday 8 August 2018 | 20:12 CET | News
German cartel authorities have expressed an interest in participating in the regulatory review of Vodafone's planned takeover of Liberty Global's Unitymedia cable assets in Germany, reported German daily Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ). Germany's Federal Cartel Office and its Federal Ministry of Economics (BMWi) both want to assume responsibility for signing off on the deal rather than the European Commission, Andreas Mundt, the president of Germany's Federal Cartel Office, told FAZ. 

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Companies: Liberty Global / Unitymedia / Vodafone
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