Regarding the Settlement Following an Investigation by the European Commission
Capcom Co., Ltd. and its subsidiaries CE Europe Ltd. and Capcom U.S.A., Inc. (collectively, the Capcom Group) have announced a settlement with the European Commission (the settlement, below), following an investigation by the European Commission involving the Capcom Group and relating to a suspected breach of European competition law regarding the sale of PC games in some regions of Europe.
In accordance with the settlement, the Capcom Group has agreed to pay a fine of 396,000 euros (approximately 50 million yen). The effect of the settlement on the company’s consolidated business results will be negligible.
The Capcom Group takes the decision of the European Commission with utmost seriousness and is unified in building out an even more substantial, robust system of compliance.