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Competencia en Telecoms
Regulatory Challenges for MVNOs in Latin
America: A Mexican Perspective
Dr. Víctor Pavón-Villamayor
Director-General for Prospective Regulation
Federal Telecommunications Commission, Mexico
MVNOs Industry Summit Latin America
American Chamber of Commerce, Sao Paulo, Brazil
29 May 2012
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Mexican MVNOs Overview
 MVNOs in Mexico are currently treated as resellers.
Permits for Mobile Telephony Resellers in Mexico 2009-2011
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 There are conditions for the emergence of a strong MVNO market in Mexico:
 The market is not saturated: 85% mobile penetration
 There is a huge pre-paid market segment.
 Regulatory environment: New Guidelines for Telecom Contracts (PROFECO).
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Challenges of MVNO Regulation in LATAM
 Is there any need to have a more robust & updated regulation for MVNOs in
Latin America?
 Will MVNOs be better/worse off after the implementation of these new regional
regulations?
Identification
of a Market
Failure
Optimal
Regulatory
Tool
Benefit > Cost
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Focused Reform Approach
Portability
MVNO right to be
treated as “user”
for portability
purposes
2nd Layer of
Number Portability
in the Regulation
Elimination of the
lock-in of MVNOs
with respect to
their initial “host”
choice
Direct Allocation /
Authorized
Reallocation /
MVNO-only
allocation to MNOs
Better user´s
management is
correlated to better
market
performance
Numbering
MVNO right to have
its own numbers
blocks
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Global Reform Approach
Some issues to be addressed
Free-Use Radio
Spectrum
Competition
Concerns: MNO
Market Power
should be extended
to MVNOs?
MNO Wholesale
Offer: Pricing
should include “lost
profits” of access?
MTRs, MVNOs &
Asymmetry

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