Friday, 23 June 2017

T-Mobile, MetroPCS merger closes

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Wednesday 01 May 13

U.S. operator talks up combined LTE spectrum holdings; gets new stock ticker and new identity.

T-Mobile USA and MetroPCS on Wednesday closed their $1.5 billion merger, and talked up the combined entity's prospects of shaking up the U.S. mobile market. The company has been renamed T-Mobile US, and is pitching itself as the country's "un-carrier". "The combination of T-Mobile and MetroPCS creates an even stronger disruptive force in the U.S. wireless market," said John Legere, CEO of T-Mobile US, in a statement…

T-Mobile USA and MetroPCS on Wednesday closed their $1.5 billion merger, and talked up the combined entity's prospects of shaking up the U.S. mobile market. The company has been renamed T-Mobile US, and is pitching itself as the country's "un-carrier". "The combination of T-Mobile and MetroPCS creates an even stronger disruptive force in the U.S. wireless market," said John Legere, CEO of T-Mobile US, in a statement…

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