At the Intersection of Technology, Law, and Business
March 19, 2018 - Regulatory, Financings

European E-Commerce Markets: Competition Initiatives for 2018

OCC Releases Semiannual Risk Perspective: Fintech is Risky?

As part of the EU’s Digital Single Market initiative, the European Commission has been working to identify potential competition concerns affecting European e-commerce markets. The Commission suspects that companies have created artificial barriers to trade which impede the development of the e-commerce industry in Europe. Accordingly, the Commission is increasingly focused on rectifying competitive restraints in the European e-commerce markets.