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Mergers: Should non-compete fee be dropped?

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According to reports, the market regulator is consider reviewing whether non-compete fees should be allowed in mergers
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The online payments company received a 590p-a-share takeover offer – worth £2.9bn – from private equity suitors Blackstone and CVC Partners.
Shares in the online auctioneer fell by as much as 7 per cent after markets closed, with the firm revealing that income fell to $493m in the second quarter of the year from $496m a year ago.
London Southend Airport in Essex is using mobile phone technology to monitor where locals are flying as it embarks on an ambitious strategy to reach 2.5m customers by 2018.
The telecoms giant said demand for data had grown 63 per cent in the quarter to June 30 as customers used their phones to browse the web and stream videos.
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