Midweek Mergers: January 21

Midweek Mergers: January 21

Capacity brings you the latest mergers and acquisitions in the wholesale arena. If you have any deals you'd like us to share, please tweet us @capacitymag or email editorial@capacitymedia.com.

Deal of the week

Zayo Group is to acquire the operating units of co-location and infrastructure-as-a-service provider Latisys for $675 million. [read more]

Midweek Mergers

Hutchison Whampoa, owner of Three, is said to be exploring a purchase of Telefónica’s O2 subsidiary in the UK. [read more]

Telecom Egypt has signed wholesale network deals with Vodafone and Egyptian mobile operator Mobinil, worth a combined €1.77 billion. [read more]

China Telecom is reportedly preparing a bid for a contract to build and operate a $10 billion mobile broadband network in Mexico. [read more]

International Investments

Seaborn Networks has secured equity investment from global private markets management firm Partners Group for its Seabras-1 cable. [read more]

Slovakia has opened an auction for three blocks of broadband data frequencies, in a bid to enhance mobile internet in the country. [read more]