OFT grounds for clearing Arriva / Cross Country rail franchise

OFT grounds (19 pages, PDF) for clearing under the GB passenger rail franchise merger control rules the award of the Cross Country passenger rail franchise to Arriva, on the basis that it affects competition only in “markets of insufficient importance”.

For further information or advice please contact Franck Latrémolière.

Filed under Merger control, OFT, Public transport.

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