EU regulators are investigating two proposed mega-mergers in the hard disk drive [HDD] sector,...

|By:, SA News Editor

EU regulators are investigating two proposed mega-mergers in the hard disk drive [HDD] sector, concerned about the impact on competition. The deals involved are Seagate's (STX) $1.4B bid to buy Samsung's (SSNLF.PK) HDD unit, and Western Digital's (WDC) $4.3B bid to buy Hitachi's (HIT) HDD unit.