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Microsoft files appeal challenging UK's Activision deal veto

By Andrew Boyce
  • 24 May 2023 18:28
  • 24 May 2023 18:37
Microsoft has appealed to the UK’s specialized competition court against the Competition and Markets Authority’s block on its planned takeover of Activision Blizzard, the company said.
The US tech giant lodged its appeal of the decision at the Competition Appeal Tribunal today, according to a spokesperson.

The CMA blocked

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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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