Rating Enforcement is our annual ranking of the top competition authorities across the globe. Every year GCR analyses antitrust enforcement programmes around the world to determine exactly how well they applied their laws and resources to prevent and penalise anticompetitive activity.
Rating Enforcement enables readers to identify valuable quantitative and qualitative information on 38 enforcement agencies that cannot be found anywhere else.
• What are the agencies' priorities, how do they set them and are they successfully meeting their goals?
• Staff numbers and budgets.
• Merger data, including % of Phase II filings.
• Cartel fines, no. of dawn raids and leniency applications.
Agencies covered in Rating Enforcement 2017 range from the US Department of Justice's antitrust division and Federal Trade Commission to Romania's Competition Council; the UK Competition and Markets Authority to Brazil's Administrative Council for Economic Defence; the European Commission's Directorate General for Competition to Korea's Fair Trade Commission.
Published July 2017.