Monday, 24 September 2018

France OKs SFR-Numericable tie-up with conditions

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom
Tuesday 28 October 14

Numericable required to open up its cable network to competing players, sell overseas ops to appease competition body.

France's competition body has given the go-ahead to Altice's €13.5 billion takeover of SFR, subject to a number of conditions, including the requirement for Numericable to open up its cable network to competing operators. Altice agreed to acquire mobile operator SFR from Vivendi in April with a view to merging it with its cable unit Numericable…

France's competition body has given the go-ahead to Altice's €13.5 billion takeover of SFR, subject to a number of conditions, including the requirement for Numericable to open up its cable network to competing operators. Altice agreed to acquire mobile operator SFR from Vivendi in April with a view to merging it with its cable unit Numericable…

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