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Comment: EG Group faces 'oligopoly' headwinds if German watchdog bags OMV deal review

By Andrew Boyce
  • 17 Jun 2021 10:44
  • 17 Jun 2021 10:44
EG Group will be fighting hard to keep its plan to buy OMV’s fuel retailing business in Germany away from the national competition authority, which has voiced oligopoly concerns and will be vigilant to any further consolidation.
EG, a British fuel retailer that owns the Esso brand in Germany, has

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Andrew Boyce


Andrew is a reporter covering merger reviews and competition policy for MLex in Brussels. He joined MLex in 2015 and holds a degree and a master’s degree in history from the University of Liverpool.

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