Facebook, Google Scrutinized Amid French Online Ad Sector Probe

  • French Competition Authority opens sector inquiry Monday
  • U.S. online display-ad market to reach $32 billion: eMarketer

The digital display-advertising sector -- led in the U.S. by Facebook Inc., Google and Twitter Inc. -- faces a potential antitrust crackdown as French regulators start an inquiry with a view to publishing final findings in the second half of next year.

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