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Mobile call and SMS termination : The French Competition Authority issues three opinions regarding ex ante regulation of fixed and mobile call termination and SMS termination

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. Fr. NCA, 14.10.2013, Opinion n°13-A-16 Fr. NCA, 14.10.2013, Opinion n°13-A-17 On 14 October 2013, the Competition Authority issued three opinions to ARCEP as part of the procedure for analysing the wholesale markets for fixed and mobile voice call termination (MT) and SMS MT. MT is the terminal part of the network of the called party's operator. The latter charges the calling party's operator a fee corresponding to the service of accessing and routing the call or SMS on the MT of its network. The level of MT charged between operators on the wholesale markets therefore has an impact on competition on the retail markets, since the price of the MT is a

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Jean-Paul Tran Thiet, Mobile call and SMS termination : The French Competition Authority issues three opinions regarding ex ante regulation of fixed and mobile call termination and SMS termination, 14 October 2013, Concurrences N° 1-2014, Art. N° 63233, pp. 194-195

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