Midweek Mergers: April 1

01 April 2015 |


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

Charter Communications has agreed to purchase cable operator Bright House Networks for $10.4 billion in cash and stock. [read more]

 

MIDWEEK MERGERS

Interoute has announced that UK investment firm Aleph Capital Partners and US private equity firm Crestview Partners have agreed to acquire a 30% stake in its business. [read more]

Telstra has acquired UK-based health analytics firm Dr Foster in a bid to expand its health unit. [read more]

 

INTERNATIONAL INVESTMENTS 

India’s spectrum auction has raised a record $17.6 billion (1.1 trillion rupee), concluding 19 days of intense bidding. [read more]

ZTE has announced a 94% rise in full year net profit due to higher sales of 4G network equipment and smartphones. [read more]

Thailand’s telecoms regulator has confirmed that it will auction 4G spectrum in November and December of this year. [read more]