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EBay’s StubHub and Viagogo Told by U.K. to Hold Back Merger

Feb. 10, 2020, 12:53 PM

The U.K.’s Competition and Markets Authority tells EBay’s StubHub and Viagogo to halt any merger integration while regulators weigh the deal.

  • CMA comments in website notice dated Feb. 7
  • Co.s must report to CMA from Feb. 21 and every two weeks to show businesses operate separately
  • Regulators haven’t started phase 1 investigation of deal
  • NOTE from November: EBay to Sell StubHub to Viagogo for $4.05b in Cash

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