Tuesday, 04 August 2020

Orange still keen to buy out T-Mobile UK

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom
Friday 02 October 09

Sources say merger between U.K. mobile operators was agreed in a hurry; French firm had planned acquisition.

France Telecom's Orange had aimed to acquire T-Mobile UK outright, but was forced to settle for a merger of equals in order to head off rival bids, Total Telecom learnt this week. Orange and T-Mobile announced their U.K. tie-up in September after months of speculation over the future of Deutsche Telekom's mobile operations in the U…

France Telecom's Orange had aimed to acquire T-Mobile UK outright, but was forced to settle for a merger of equals in order to head off rival bids, Total Telecom learnt this week. Orange and T-Mobile announced their U.K. tie-up in September after months of speculation over the future of Deutsche Telekom's mobile operations in the U…

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