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  1. Industry confronts hard choices in CCP recovery debate

    The European Commission is understood to have delayed its consultation on recovery and resolution planning for FMIs until next year, while no timeline has yet been set in the US. Equally, why should the winning side of the trade be the one to...

  2. Korea’s FTC Acquits Google of Antitrust Charges

    The Korean Fair Trade Commission acquitted Google of claims it was demonstrating an unfair advantage by preloading its search engine on Android phones. The antitrust charges were originally brought about in 2011 by South Korea's two largest search...

  3. FTC: Google Demoting Rankings of Competing Vertical Websites is Justifiable

    Federal Trade Commission closed the books on its 19-month investigation into Google’s business practices. Google allegedly “reneged on its FRAND [fair, reasonable and non-discriminatory] commitments and pursued – or threatened to pursue...

  4. SEMPO Appeals to FTC for Updated Search Engine Disclosure Guidelines

    Federal Trade Commission Nonetheless, we believe that a level playing field should be ensured for search as a whole – both for the protection of consumers and in furtherance of fair competition within the search industry.

  5. SEMPO Tells Government: Don't Censor Search Engines

    Chairman Jon Leibowitz Federal Trade Commission 600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NWWashington, DC 20580 But for the competition to be effective, it must exist and be at least somewhat fair; a man with a pickup truck can't start competing with UPS just...

  6. S. Korean Companies Claim Google's Android Blocking Competing Search Apps

    The owners of South Korea's largest search engines have filed complaints against Google with the country's Fair Trade Commission, alleging that local phone carriers and manufacturers were banned from embedding their search applications on mobile...

  7. Ad Industry To Facelift Reputation With Institute For Advertising Ethics

    The push comes from Wally Snyder, President Emeritus of the American Advertising Federation and former Federal Trade Commission lawyer, the Huffington Post quoted the Associated Press as saying. It will reflect Snyder's vision of the industry's...

  8. Energy sector awaits regulatory clarity

    Financial reform legislation passed by a US Congressional Committee last week outlined a new structure for the regulation of derivatives trading, but has largely left the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to fill in the blanks on issues...

  9. Commodity ETPs: limited viability?

    But it looks like ETPs’ Arcadian days may soon come to an end as the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is expected to introduce hard positions limits when it reports. The situation has created a risk-free trade for hedge funds, which...