10 April 2019
The European Commission has published a Report that it commissioned to study EU loan syndication and its impact on competition in credit markets. While the Report does not contain the recommendations or conclusions of the Commission itself, it should inform the Commission's policy and enforcement in this area.
The Report indicates areas of antitrust risk and suggests certain critical safeguards that banks should observe to ensure that competition is maintained in the loan syndication process.
The European Commission Report on loan syndication and its impact on competition