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Google antitrust case: News Corp CEO to meet EU


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Posted 2016/03/07 18:29:30

Google antitrust case: News Corp CEO to meet EU


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Posted 2016/03/07 18:29:30

News Corp CEO to meet EU antitrust chief, Google in focus

… executive will meet the EU antitrust chief this week, the company … into whether Internet search engine Google abused its dominance. CEO Robert … European Commission to act against Google. Google's practice of aggregating … , Thomson told the previous EU antitrust head two years ago. Commission …
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Posted 2016/03/07 16:49:11

Facebook hit by German antitrust probe over user data

… like Facebook and Google over alleged privacy and antitrust violations, often launching … that would make it an antitrust case. The collection of user …
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Posted 2016/03/02 19:01:42

Facebook’s Data Dominance Risks European Antitrust Clampdown

… being probed by Germany’s antitrust agency, foreshadowing a possible new … to a growing list of antitrust threats to U.S. Internet … in the EU -- from Google Inc. to Amazon.com Inc … it an “abusive practice” under antitrust law if there is a …
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Posted 2016/03/02 13:37:16

Alphabet sinks further into antitrust quagmire

… is sinking further into an antitrust quagmire. The European Commission may … up its anti-competitive complaint against Google, Bloomberg reported on Monday. U … and services together. Microsoft’s antitrust problems had similar roots. Commissioner …
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Posted 2016/02/22 23:06:54

Alphabet sinking in antitrust quagmire

… is sinking further into an antitrust quagmire. The European Commission may … up its anti-competitive complaint against Google, Bloomberg reported on Monday. U … and services together. Microsoft’s antitrust problems had similar roots. Commissioner …
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Posted 2016/02/22 22:20:13

Google Ad Business Under Scrutiny as EU Said to Revive Probe

… that adds to active EU antitrust investigations into the company’s … where they suspect Google breaches antitrust rules, they said. Google’s $1 billion … targeting Google’s Android mobile operating system. That investigation is examining GoogleGoogle’s apps on devices. The EU has also looked at Google
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Posted 2016/02/22 12:56:24

Breakingviews: Brexit

UBS AG CEO Sergio Ermotti and London Stock Exchange CEO Xavier Rolet discuss implications of a possible UK exit from Europe with Breakingviews editor Rob Cox.


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Posted 2016/01/15 17:01:00

Breakingviews: Middle East Tensions

Author and former MP Oonagh McDonald CBE and MEP and member of Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee discuss rising tensions in the Middle East with Breakingviews Editor Rob Cox.


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Posted 2016/01/15 16:43:00

Breakingviews: Risks in 2016

London Stock Exchange Xavier Rolet, author and former MP Oonagh Mcdonald CBE and UBS AG CEO Sergio Ermotti, talk to Reuters Breakingviews Editor Rob Cox at the Prediction 2016 launch in London.


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Posted 2016/01/15 16:26:00

Breakingviews: Tumbling rouble turmoil

The majority of Russia’s debt is owed by the country’s banks and corporates. With the rouble down 40 percent on the dollar this year expect state intervention, says Breakingviews.


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Posted 2014/12/03 11:00:00

Breakingviews: Excessive Aviva scepticism

Markets are cool over Aviva’s £5.6 bln takeover of Friends Life. The scepticism over the deal is excessive says Breakingviews.


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Posted 2014/12/02 11:00:00

Breakingviews: E.ON’s bad spinoff

Germany's biggest utility announced plans on Sunday to split in two after a prolonged period of weak energy demand. E.ON’s new entity’s prospects are bleak, says Breakingviews.


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Posted 2014/12/01 11:00:00

Breakingviews: Oil stock fears overdone

Shares in oil services companies have suffered as the price of oil falls. But there could be bargains for brave investors, says Breakingviews.


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Posted 2014/11/28 11:00:00

Breakingviews: EU bank plan needs rethink

The European Union's bank ring-fencing plans need a rethink. They could wind up doing little for financial stability, while undermining Brussels’ growth agenda.


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Posted 2014/11/27 11:00:00

Breakingviews: BT back to the future

Investors can forgive BT going back to the future. Getting back into mobile is unusual but defensible.


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Posted 2014/11/26 11:00:00

Breakingviews: Carney’s bonus workaround

Mark Carney's new ploy to defang the dreaded Brussels bonus cap might itself need capping.


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Posted 2014/11/25 11:00:00

Breakingviews: Leak costs Aviva

Aviva has to set out the key strategic and financial details of a tie-up with rival Friends Life – fast, says Breakingviews.


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Posted 2014/11/24 11:00:00

Breakingviews: Time for ECB to overhaul its secret weapon

The European Central Bank should stop being coy over emergency liquidity assistance. It needs to be a tool for serious crises, not an unsavoury political instrument, says Breakingviews.


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Posted 2014/11/21 11:00:00