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Softbank prepared to hand over control of Sprint as part of T-Mobile merger

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Monday 20 February 17

Fresh rumours suggest that Japan-based telco is willing to go to great lengths to seal a deal.

Softbank would be willing to hand over control of U.S. arm Sprint to T-Mobile US in order to secure a merger between the two telcos. This is according to sources cited by Reuters late last week. According to the report, Softbank has not approached T-Mobile parent Deutsche Telekom about the alleged proposal because the Federal Communications Commission (FCC)'s anti…

Softbank would be willing to hand over control of U.S. arm Sprint to T-Mobile US in order to secure a merger between the two telcos. This is according to sources cited by Reuters late last week. According to the report, Softbank has not approached T-Mobile parent Deutsche Telekom about the alleged proposal because the Federal Communications Commission (FCC)'s anti…

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