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Money Down The Drain, Raw Sewage On The Beach

November 15, 2022
Key Points There are 11 regional wastewater companies in England and Wales, each of which is a regulated monopolist within its region. The prices these firms can charge are capped…
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Do Event Studies Catch COVID-19?

November 4, 2022
Key Points The COVID-19 pandemic resulted in a persistent increase in market-wide volatility. Periods of high volatility can greatly affect commonly accepted assumptions used in event studies and market efficiency…
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Class Actions: An Arbitrary Arrest

September 27, 2022
Key Points Firms increasingly use arbitration clauses to limit consumers' ability to pursue collective actions, foreclosing an important mechanism for remedy in the event of an abuse1. In economic terms,…
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FedEx And UPS: Who’s Got The Better Package?

July 14, 2022
FedEx and UPS general rate increases: Collusion or conscious parallelism? Fideres investigates competition issues in the United States courier market.
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Weigh Your Options Carefully

June 28, 2022
Fideres discusses the importance of implied volatility in securities litigation involving options.
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The Price Of Knowledge

April 28, 2022
Fideres investigates competition issues in academic journal markets.
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Better Than Average

November 16, 2021
Can courts rely on benchmark figures for cartel overcharges?
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The Antitrust Case Against The Loyalty Penalty

September 24, 2021
Defining markets for loyal customers.
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Was The UK Vaccine Rollout Discriminatory?

August 24, 2021
No - It was the picture of fairness.
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An Epic Judgement

August 16, 2021
Economic review of the Epic v. Apple landmark case.
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He’s Making A List, And Checking It Twice

August 13, 2021
Who's been naughty and nice in 2021?
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COVID-19 Travel Tests Investigation

July 31, 2021
Unavailable and inaccessible.
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Can Algorithms Discriminate?

June 25, 2021
Fideres investigates algorithmic mortgage discrimination in the US.
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Pre-Arranged Bids On Prepaid Cards

April 12, 2021
Assessing the impact of the cartel allegations.
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Marching Backwards

July 1, 2020
The emerging pro-defendant class action landscape.
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ETFs: Small Fees, Big Issues

June 20, 2020
Inefficiencies and potential competition issues.
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Storm Clouds Over The CLO Market

March 26, 2020
Fideres analyses the potential impact of Covid-19 on the CLO market.
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Title Insurance: Excessive Premiums

March 20, 2020
A lack of competition in the title insurance market in unregulated US states.
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Putting A Price On Consumer Data

March 3, 2020
Damage estimation in data breach litigation.
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Underwriting In US Bond Markets

January 16, 2020
Why the status quo poses risks to competition.
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Fideres’s Christmas Investigation

December 16, 2019
Travel price discrimination.
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Market Power In The Ivory Tower

December 2, 2019
Evidence of collusive behaviour in academic publishing.
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Pipe Dreams

November 28, 2019
UK drainage cartel.
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New York Taxi Medallions

October 10, 2019
Another rough ride for financial institutions?
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Passing-On Eulogy

July 23, 2019
Evidence of collusive behaviour In academic publishing.
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British Airways’ Data Breach

July 15, 2019
As GDPR takes off, UK litigators may become frequent filers.
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Dirty Copper!

June 24, 2019
Fideres's two cents on the copper fix.
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Clearing The Air

June 4, 2019
Automotive cartels and emissions technology.
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Crossed Wires

April 29, 2019
Is the focus on horizontal concentration between US wireless carrier networks misplaced?
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Metro Bank’s Accounts

March 11, 2019
Mind the gap.