Wednesday, 24 January 2018

Consolidation in Canada as Telus buys out rival

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom
Friday 25 October 13

Industry minister approves transfer of spectrum from low-cost player; deal still requires Competition Bureau go-ahead.

Canada's Telus earlier this week announced it has agreed to acquire smaller rival Public Mobile and – crucially – that the government has already approved the transfer of spectrum between the pair. The companies did not disclose the value of the transaction. Telus said it will take control of 100% of Public Mobile, provided it gets the go…

Canada's Telus earlier this week announced it has agreed to acquire smaller rival Public Mobile and – crucially – that the government has already approved the transfer of spectrum between the pair. The companies did not disclose the value of the transaction. Telus said it will take control of 100% of Public Mobile, provided it gets the go…

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