The Big Interview
The implications of the IAG/Wesfarmers deal has occupied many minds over the last few months, but there’s one man who could undo the whole thing: ACCC chief Rod Sims. The government body is currently reviewing the acquisition under section 50 of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010, due to concerns that it could substantially lessen competition. Whether the ACCC will embark on formal action won’t be known until the end of March: in the meantime, all eyes are on Rod.
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission