Midweek Mergers: November 25

25 November 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

 Zayo Group has agreed to acquire Manitoba Telecom ServicesAllstream unit for $348 million (C$465 million). [read more]
 

Midweek Mergers

 Two bidders are in the running to buy Bulgarian operator Vivacom. [read more]
 The $500 million merger between South Africa’s Vodacom and Tata’s Neotel is allegedly being revised following a request for postponement from both companies. [read more
 South Africa’s Telkom has terminated talks to purchase Cell C, two weeks after it confirmed that it was in acquisition discussions with the company. [read more
 Megaport has lodged a prospectus with the Australian Securities Commission (ASIC) and has also applied to list on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). [read more
 

International Investments

 Iraqi officials have extended the deadline for companies to apply for participation in bidding for its fourth mobile licence to next month. [read more]
 RTX Routetrader Exchange has secured £25 million in senior debt funding from PNC Business Credit. [read more
 Turk Telekom has signed a five-year club loan facility agreement with 14 banks amounting to €420 million and $380 million. [read more]