US AWS-3 auction distorted by bidder credits

The detailed results of US AWS-3 auction were released on the 30th of January, with the bid totals amounting to US$ 44,899 million. However, some bidders are eligible for small company discounts of 15 or 25 percent, reducing the auction … Continued

An upset in Norway following an auction of existing spectrum assets

In my article on spectrum renewal by auction, which was recently published on, I highlighted the potential risks that the Norwegian regulator, the NPT, was taking in renewing spectrum using a first price sealed bid auction. In the … Continued