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Comment: Veolia-Suez deal to test green arguments in EU merger reviews

By Andrew Boyce and Giulia Bedini
  • 05 Mar 2021 06:17
  • 05 Mar 2021 07:49
Veolia’s hostile bid for rival Suez could be the first major test of the European Commission’s approach to environmental arguments in its merger reviews.

The Green Deal initiative runs through everything that Ursula von der Leyen’s commission does, and officials have said that they could give more consideration to environmental argume

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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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