Competitor welcomes @NZComCom blocking efficiency enhancing merger that threaten their profits

Source: Sky TV shares hammered, down 17 per cent – Business – NZ Herald News.

If the merger was anti-competitive, that means prices to consumers were supposed to go up., the competitors to the newly merged firm can follow these prices up and make more profits either through more effective collusion or by acting as the competitive fringe to a dominant firm.

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