Wednesday, 24 October 2018

Liberty Global to buy C&W for $8.2 billion

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom
Tuesday 17 November 15

U.S. cable group builds scale in Latin America and the Caribbean with cash and stock deal.

Liberty Global has agreed to buy Cable & Wireless Communications in a cash and stock deal worth around US$8.2 billion. The move, which will enable Liberty Global to boost its operations in Latin America and the Caribbean, was announced by Cable & Wireless on Monday evening. The U.K.-based company said it was approached directly by Liberty Global and that its board of directors concluded that a sale was in the long…

Liberty Global has agreed to buy Cable & Wireless Communications in a cash and stock deal worth around US$8.2 billion. The move, which will enable Liberty Global to boost its operations in Latin America and the Caribbean, was announced by Cable & Wireless on Monday evening. The U.K.-based company said it was approached directly by Liberty Global and that its board of directors concluded that a sale was in the long…

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