/// FCC Report on Wireless Market Offers Few Clues on AT&T Bid for T-Mobile

June 28, 2011  |  All Things Digital

Federal telecommunications regulators took a neutral position on whether the wireless industry is competitive in a new report on the mobile market released Monday, but offered few clues as to how it might rule on AT&T Inc.’s bid to acquire T-Mobile USA. The Federal Communications Commission found for the second straight year that the wireless phone market has grown more concentrated over the years. The FCC stayed neutral on whether the industry is competitive. Before 2010, the FCC found that the wireless phone market was “effectively competitive” for several years. The agency said that it found that “the mobile wireless ecosystem is sufficiently complex and multi-faceted that it would not be meaningful to try to make a single, all inclusive finding regarding effective competition that adequately encompasses the level of competition in the various interrelated segments, types of services, and vast geographic areas of the mobile wireless industry.” Read the rest of this post on the original site

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