Biennial Report of the Monopolies Commission under § 44(1) ARC, 20 September 2016
The Monopolies Commission has submitted its twenty-first Biennial Report ('Hauptgutachten') pursuant to § 44(1) of the Act Against Restraints on Competition (ARC) to the Federal Minister of the Economy and Energy. The Report is entitled:
"XXIst Main Report – Competition 2016".
The subject matters of the Report encompass the following:
- The analysis of company concentration and the competition authorities' decision practice, as provided by law;
- The following additional subjects: the ministerial proposal for a 9th amendment to the German ARC, the regulation of airports, the central marketing of football broadcasting rights, and digital markets: the sharing economy and FinTechs.