Impact assessment

CMA impact assessment 2014 to 2015

The estimated direct financial benefits to consumers from the CMA’s competition, markets, mergers and consumer work.



This report presents the estimated benefits of the Competition and Markets Authority’s (CMA) work averaged over a 3-year period and the ratio of these benefits to costs.

In the CMA’s first impact assessment, the 3-year average includes costs and benefits from its predecessor organisations the Office of Fair Trading and the Competition Commission.