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      10-17-2019, 01:59 PM   #76
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Originally Posted by gippy View Post
compete extremely hard? really?
you realise most of them are subsidiaries of the same group company.
Because its mandated that we all have to buy insurance, they can basically do what they want.

Its the exact same reason drug prices in the USA are so high and what all the fuss is about healthcare over there now.

i googled around and found this from 10 years ago, i can only assume ownership is a lot more concentrated now,
Did you read the article to the bottom, there were 24 different groups owning numerous brands. Are you seriously suggesting that 24 companies are fixing prices? Hardly what you'd call a monopoly!