Midweek Mergers: August 12

12 August 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

 VimpelCom and Hutchison have agreed to combine their mobile operations in Italy in a deal valued at €21.8 billion. [read more

Midweek Mergers

 Orange has signed an agreement with Armenian internet service provider Ucom to sell all its shares in its mobile subsidiary Orange Armenia. [read more
 Spanish operator Masmovil Ibercom is acquiring fibre-optic network assets from fixed-line company Jazztel. [read more
 Slovenia’s privatisation regulator SDH has officially ended the sale process for Telekom Slovenije after sole bidder Cinven pulled out of negotiations. [read more] 

International Investments

 Telus has reported a 5.1% increase in operating revenue to $3.1 billion in Q2 2015, while EBITDA grew 0.7%. [read more
 Telecom Italia has reported first-half net income fell to €29 million from €543 million in the same period last year. [read more