US, EU enforcers draw line on mergers in which three or fewer players remain


The following article first appeared on May 11 on MLex. For more information on MLex, including getting access to its exclusive content, please contact sales@mlex.com. The blocking of the Staples-Office Depot and CK Hutchison-O2 mergers this week madeĀ exceedingly clear the risks involved in betting on a big merger