Banking and financial services


Chemicals and coatings

Construction and construction materials

Drinks and drink distribution

Electrical equipment and components

Electricity generation and distribution

Fast-moving consumer goods (non-food)

Food and dairy products

Freight and logistics

Fuel and fuel retailing

Grocery retail


Industrial and automotive

Information and communication technology

Media, media rights and advertising

Mining and forestry

Music, gaming and entertainment

Pharmaceuticals and medical devices

Pulp, paper and packaging

Specialist retail

Telecommunications and cable TV

Transport and travel services


Transport and travel services

IAG/bmi (2012): RBB Economics advised IAG (the holding company of British Airways and Iberia) in connection with its successful application for regulatory clearance for the acquisition of British Midland (bmi) by the European Commission — EC Case No M.6447

Alpha Flight Group/LSG Lufthansa (2012): RBB Economics advised both parties during the UK Competition Commission investigation of their proposed joint venture in airline catering — Alpha Alpha Flight Group/LSG Lufthansa Competition Commission

Local bus services in the UK (2011): RBB Economics Advised The Go Ahead Group during the UK Competition Commission’s investigation into Local Bus Services in the UK — Local bus services market investigation, Competition Commission

American Airlines/British Airways/Iberia (2010): RBB Economics advised AA, BA and Iberia on the European Commission investigation of their alliance — EC Case No. COMP 39596

Zipcar/Streetcar (2010): RBB Economics advised both parties during the OFT and UK Competition Commission investigation of their merger — Zipcar and Streetcar, Competition Commission

Ryanair/Aer Lingus (2007): RBB Economics advised Ryanair during the 2007 European Commission investigation of its bid for Aer Lingus and in its subsequent appeal to the General Court — EC Case No. COMP/M.4439

SvitzerWijsmuller/Adsteam Marine (2007): RBB Economics advised Svitzer during the UK Competition Commission investigation of its merger with Adsteam Marine — SvitzerWijsmuller A/S and Adsteam Marine Ltd, Competition Commission

Travelport/Worldspan (2007): RBB Economics advised both merging parties during the investigation of their merger by the European Commission — EC Case No. COMP/M.4523