back to article UK clears Broadcom buying VMware, but deal yet to scale Great Regulatory Wall of China

After all the drama, the UK's competition regulator has given chipmaker Broadcom its unconditional blessing to acquire VMware. However, the merger can still not be considered done and dusted as it faces a potential roadblock from China. The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) announced on Monday that it has cleared …

  1. VicMortimer

    At least somebody is blocking mergers

    Mergers are virtually always a disaster for users. We'd all benefit if our own governments would do a lot more blocking.

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