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UK data policy reforms could tilt market toward Big Tech, CMA warns

A proposed overhaul of the UK’s data regime risks undermining consumer trust and tilting markets in favor of large tech platforms, the country’s competition regulator warned today.

In September, the government published a set of proposals to reform the UK’s data regime after Brexit, aiming to boost innovation, research, trade and

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Sam Clark


Sam has covered data privacy and security in the UK and Ireland for MLex since November 2021. He previously covered data protection for trade publication Global Data Review, as well as reporting on technology, media and telecoms businesses for S&P Global. He has a bachelor’s degree in history and a master’s degree in journalism, both from the University of Kent.

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