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Bloomberg and Bloomberg Businessweek quote Stuart Richards who analyses the possible outcomes in the $6.6 billion merger of Deutsche Boerse AG and NYSE Euronext

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Bloomberg and Bloomberg Businessweek
January 11, 2012


 

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"That's the stage at which there may be lobbying," Stuart Richards, a London-based lawyer specializing in antitrust issues at Fasken Martineau LLP, said in a phone interview. "They could say this isn't a positive step for Europe at the moment with the economic problems it has, and that it would be detrimental to not allow the deal to go ahead. However, it's rare that a recommendation isn't followed."