The study puts forward a tailored set of economic tools that can be applied in competition assessments relating to state aid. These tools are then applied in four case studies highlighting the possible impact of aid on competition, and providing key insights from carrying out these assessments.
The Oxera team, led by Competition Partner Matthew Johnson, advised Fintrax in this case. Our analyses showed that the two parties have different customer bases and do not compete closely. The CMA concluded that the merger does not give rise to competition concerns.
We are delighted to announce the promotions of four Senior Consultants to Principal grade, with effect from December 2017.
The House of Lords EU Internal Market Sub-Committee has launched an inquiry into UK competition policy after Brexit. The Sub-Committee asked for written evidence on particular questions.
The UK Competition Network has published a reading list of academic and policy documents relevant to the selection, design, testing and implementation of remedies. The long list features three Oxera articles.