The EU’s executive branch is known for leading the way when it comes to regulating crucial industries, like Big Tech. But for now, one country appears to be further ahead in the race to keep competition alive for European entrepreneurs. The FT’s EU correspondent Javier Espinoza explains who is leading the pack and what it means for everyone else.

For further reading:

How Germany became Europe’s leading Big Tech trust buster

Brussels re-energised for Big Tech battles

EU braced for legal challenges to rules designed to tackle Big Tech

Fight breaks out between Ireland and Germany over Big Tech regulation

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