Ex-ante advertisement of procurement of the acquisition of financial software for the calculation of financial parameters underlying the WACC

Document number: BEREC/2020/05/NP5

Document date: 30-03-2020

Date of registration: 30-03-2020

Author: BEREC Office

BEREC and the Agency for Support for BEREC (BEREC Office) were established by Regulation (EU) No 2018/1971 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11 December 2018. BEREC shall contribute to the development and better functioning of the internal market for electronic communications networks and services, by aiming to ensure a consistent application of the EU regulatory framework for electronic communications. The BEREC Office shall assist BEREC in this task, by providing professional and administrative support services. For more details on BEREC and the BEREC Office, please refer to the BEREC website.

The BEREC Office hereby announces the launch of a middle value negotiated procedure with at least five candidates in order to establish a service contract with estimated maximum price of EUR 130 000 over the maximum duration of the contract of 3 years. 

The purpose of the contract is to acquire financial software (database/platform) for the calculation of certain financial parameters underlying the weighted average cost of capital (WACC).

This publication for a contract with a value below the Directive 2014/24/EU threshold is made pursuant to obligation under Article 163(2) of the Regulation (EU, Euratom) 2018/1046 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 July 2018 on the financial rules applicable to the general budget of the Union and repealing Regulation (EU, Euratom) No 966/2012.

Interested economic operators may express their interest to participate in this middle value negotiated procedure by sending their expression by 14 April 2020 COB in writing to the following mailbox:
[email protected]

The economic operators which express their interest will be invited by the contracting authority to participate in the above mentioned procurement procedure. Nevertheless, the contracting authority reserves a right to invite other economic operators to participate regardless of the fact if they expressed their interest or not. 

The day of sending out the procurement documents will follow shortly after the deadline for expressing the interest to participate.

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