Midweek Mergers: June 10

10 June 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

 PCCW Global has expanded its unified communications offering through the acquisition of Syntelligence. [read more

Midweek mergers

 Telekom Austria Group is to acquire Slovenian operator Amisco, the holding company of Amis Slovenia and Amis Croatia. [read more
 TeliaSonera has spent $115 million on a 1.4% stake in digital music firm Spotify. [read more
 Alcatel-Lucent’s board of directors has approved its €15.6 billion acquisition by Nokia. [read more] 
 Vodafone has confirmed that it has held initial discussions with Liberty Global regarding an exchange of assets. [read more
 Dish Networks and T-Mobile US are in talks over a potential merger. [read more
 Deutsche Telekom is said to be eyeing a takeover of BT. [read more
 Etisalat is to sell its 85% stake in Tanzania’s Zanzibar Telecom (Zantel) to Swedish telco Millicom. [read more
 Airdata has filed a challenge at the European Court of Justice to Telefonica Deutschland’s €8.6 million acquisition of E-Plus. [read more

International investments

 Telecom Italia has set the price range for the planned initial public offering of its tower business, Infrastrutture Wireless Italiane (Inwit), for as much as €2.34 billion. [read more
 International telecoms infrastructure provider Superloop announced today that it has commenced trading on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). [read more
 US-based chipmaker Qualcomm has put a segment of spectrum on sale in the UK. [read more