Anti-trust concerns have led to a preliminary rejection by European Union regulators of the proposed merger between NYSE Euronext and Deutsche Boerse, according to this report.
That can’t leave the folks at TMX Group Inc., owner of the Toronto Stock Exchange, and suitor Maple Group Acquisition Corp. feeling confident — especially given the Canadian firms’ ongoing efforts to scale the important regulatory hurdle of Competition Bureau clearance.
In November, Canada’s Commissioner of Competition expressed “serious concerns” about the proposed purchase of TMX Group by the consortium of banks and other financial services firms.
World’s cartoonists on this week’s events.
Drawing the top stories around the globe. First published on POLITICO.eu, Belgium, December 8, 2018 | By Rytis Daukan...
Too big, full stop.
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The Myth of the Neutral Interest Rate.
In his speech to the Economic Club of New York on November 28 2018, the Federal Reserve Board Chairman Jerome Powell ...