IP/14/2002  20-11-2014 - Antitrust: Commission sends statement of objections to suspected participants in trucks cartel 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 November 2014 The European Commission has informed a number of heavy and medium duty truck producers that it suspects them of having participated in a cartel in breach of EU antitrust rules.
IP/14/1766  14-11-2014 - Mergers: Commission approves Etihad's acquisition of joint control over Alitalia, subject to conditions 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 November 2014 The European Commission has cleared under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of joint control over New Alitalia of Italy by Alitalia Compagnia Aerea Italiana S.p.A. ("Alitalia CAI") of Italy, and Etihad Airways PJSC ("Etihad") of the United Arab Emirates.
IP/14/1580  10-11-2014 - Antitrust: Commission welcomes Council adoption of Directive on antitrust damages actions 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 November 2014 The European Commission welcomes today's formal adoption by the EU Council of Ministers of a Commission proposal for a Directive on antitrust damages actions.
IP/14/1442  05-11-2014 - Mergers: Commission opens in-depth investigation into proposed acquisition of Greek gas transmission system operator DESFA by SOCAR 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 05 November 2014 The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess whether the proposed acquisition of the Greek gas transmission system operator DESFA by the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR), is in line with the EU Merger Regulation.
IP/14/1222  29-10-2014 - Mergers: Commission closes infringement proceedings against Munksjö and Ahlstrom concerning provision of information in the context of a merger investigation 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 29 October 2014 The Commission has closed proceedings against Ahlstrom Corporation, Munksjö Oyi, both of Finland, and Munksjö AB of Sweden, for a suspected infringement of the rules concerning the provision of information to the Commission for merger control purposes.
IP/14/1214  28-10-2014 - State aid: Commission approves creation of Portuguese development financial institution 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 28 October 2014 The European Commission has concluded that Portuguese plans for setting up a financial institution (the Instituição Financeira de Desenvolvimento, IFD), were in line with EU state aid rules.
IP/14/1205  27-10-2014 - Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of US producer of digital cinema solutions Doremi by rival Dolby 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 27 October 2014 The European Commission has cleared under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of Doremi by Dolby, both of the United States. The Commission's investigation confirmed that, despite the overlap between the two companies' activities in the production of digital cinema servers...
STATEMENT/14/336  26-10-2014 - Safer banks serving the economy: the European Commission welcomes the publication of the results of the EU-wide stress test by the European Banking Authority and the comprehensive assessment by the European Central Bank 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 26 October 2014 Since the onset of the financial crisis, major improvements in the EU regulatory framework, the level and quality of banks' capital and supervision have considerably strengthened the resilience of European banks.
SPEECH/14/713  23-10-2014 - Antitrust litigation – The way ahead 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Joaquin ALMUNIA Vice President of the European Commission responsible for Competition Policy MLex seminar: Damages Litigation: A new frontier for Europe London, 23 October 2014 Ladies and Gentlemen: I am grateful to Robert McLeod for his kind invitation to your seminar.
IP/14/1190  21-10-2014 - Antitrust: Commission settles cartel on bid-ask spreads charged on Swiss Franc interest rate derivatives; fines four major banks € 32.3 million 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Strasbourg, 21 October 2014 (See also Statement by Commission Vice-President Joaquín Almunia.) The European Commission has found that four international banks, RBS, UBS, JP Morgan and Crédit Suisse, operated a cartel on bid-ask spreads of Swiss franc interest rate derivatives in the European Economic Area (EEA).