The Polish Competition Authority prohibits the acquisition of a radio broadcaster by a national media company (Eurozet / Agora)

Agora/Eurozet - prohibition of concentration* President of UOKiK Tomasz Chróstny has prohibited the acquisition of Eurozet by Agora.The concentration would have resulted in the development of a powerful radio group that would be able to limit competition on the market for radio advertising and broadcasting of radio programmes.The transaction might have led to the formation of a duopoly and marginalisation of the remaining groups and radio stations - the two leading radio groups (Eurozet and RMF FM) would have held jointly approximately 70% of the market share. Agora is at the head of the capital group which mostly operates in the press, publishing and radio industry (major broadcasters are TOK FM, Radio Złote Przeboje, Radio Pogoda, Rock Radio), as well as sells advertisement. Eurozet,

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Polish Competition Authority, The Polish Competition Authority prohibits the acquisition of a radio broadcaster by a national media company (Eurozet / Agora), 7 January 2021, e-Competitions January 2021, Art. N° 98872

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