RBB Economics provides independent, expert economic advice on all aspects of competition law. We combine intellectual rigour with practical knowledge and technical economic skills to deliver analysis that is robust, clear and effective.
‘We had regular contact with the RBB consultants on our case. They were always available, supportive and responsive to our needs. Everyone we dealt with was professional, friendly and totally committed to our case.’— International Airlines Group
‘They were thorough, professional and hugely supportive throughout the entire process and we have happily worked with them on many occasions, including the important Art. 102 investigation.’— Google
‘RBB deliver expert advice in a timely manner. What’s more, they don’t try to blind us with science — whilst sophisticated, detailed, and comprehensive, all of their analysis remains also accessible, clear and straightforward.’— General Electric
‘The RBB team thoroughly immersed themselves in our business to understand the real-world dynamics of competition. As a result, they were able to provide us with innovative, bespoke analysis to support our case.’— BHP Billiton
'RBB's economists are proactive, rigorous and extremely professional. Their detailed economic analysis was a key factor in convincing the Commission to dismiss its initial concerns and clear our proposed acquisition of Sun in 2010.'— Oracle
RBB Economics provides independent, expert economic advice on all aspects of competition law.
We combine intellectual rigour with practical knowledge and technical economic skills to deliver analysis that is robust, clear and effective.
Block exemption for liner shipping consortia extended
On 24 March 2020 the European Commission extended the block exemption to liner shipping consortia for four years until 25 April 2024. The block exemption allows operational cooperation between liner shipping companies in providing...
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Uniplate abuse of dominance decision overturned
On the 25th February 2020, the Competition Appeal Court of South Africa (“the CAC”) overturned the decision by the South African Competition Tribunal that Uniplate (one of the two major suppliers of number plate blanks and the machines...
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RBB Economics’ expert is nominated for Economist of year of the GCR Awards 2020
Global Competition Review’s Awards 2020 nominations include Nuno Alvim for the Economist of the year prize. According to the publication, Nuno Alvim at RBB Economics has shown the capacity to analyse massive amounts of data and to...
Read more (February 2020)