NortonLifeLock-Avast deal given nod from UK government after competition concerns

The Competition and Markets Authority provisionally concluded the deal does not raise competition concerns in the UK

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NortonLifeLock-Avast deal given nod from UK government after competition concerns

NortonLifeLock's plans to acquire Avast for £6bn has been given the green light from the UK government following an investigation. The plans for the merger were announced in August 2021, with No...

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