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Brazil's CADE analyzing whether notification of sales of soccer teams is necessary

By Ana Paula Candil
  • 18 Jul 2022 21:04
  • 18 Jul 2022 21:04
The Brazilian competition authority is investigating whether the acquisitions of soccer teams by investors need antitrust approval, an agency spokesperson told MLex.

Documents in the case are confidential.

The Administrative Council for Economic Defense, or CADE, is considering a hearing on the subject with experts, soccer teams and officials from the Securities and Exchange

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Ana Paula Candil

Senior Correspondent, Latin America

Ana Paula joined MLex in Brazil in 2014 writing about antitrust investigations and merger reviews. Prior to that, she worked for several trade publications and in TV. She lived in Washington DC, where she worked for Al Jazeera English in 2010. She studied journalism and holds a postgraduate diploma in International Business Management from the George Brown College in Toronto and a Master of Business Administration diploma in government relations from Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV).

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