Strident refers Creative Scotland to Competition & Markets Authority for anti-competitive behaviour

Strident Publishing has asked the Competition & Markets Authority (CMA) to investigate whether Creative Scotland has engaged in anti-competitive behaviour in Scotland’s publishing market. Creative Scotland has injected £0.41m into a single publishing company, funding it annually* since 2006 and underwriting £0.31m of losses. In doing so, Strident contends that Creative Scotland has: enabled the…