0
General

Is KPN's independence coming to an end?

Friday 18 January 2013 | 12:50 CET | Author: Martijn Kregting | Background
Dutch operator KPN's share price rose slightly on 17 January, following a report that it could be a takeover target for AT&T. According to the Wall Street Journal, the biggest player on the US market is looking to expand into Europe through a major acquisition.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: General
Companies: America Movil / Deutsche Telekom / Everything Everywhere / Everything Everywhere (Orange UK ) / KPN / Orange / Reggefiber / Tele2 / Telecompaper / T-Mobile / T-Mobile UK / T-Mobile USA / Vodafone
Countries: Netherlands
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

America Movil raises stake in KPN to 20%

Published 27 Jan 2021 14:38 CET | Netherlands
American Movil has again increased its stake in KPN, taking it to 20 percent from 16 percent, according to a filing with the ...

KPN plans meetings around hybrid USD bond

Published 11 Mar 2013 11:00 CET | Netherlands
KPN is planning a new roadshow for a hybrid USD bond, following the success of its euro and sterling hybrid deal, CFO Eric ...

America Movil backs KPN, but its intentions still unclear

Published 21 Feb 2013 13:04 CET | Netherlands
KPN and America Movil, which holds 29.8 percent stake in the Dutch operator, have announced a partnership agreement....

America Movil agrees support for KPN rights issue

Published 20 Feb 2013 09:04 CET | Netherlands
KPN said it has signed a long-term relationship agreement with America Movil (AMX), its largest shareholder, which will support ...

KPN Consumer Mobile to reduce costs, job numbers

Published 22 Jan 2013 09:33 CET | Netherlands
KPN wants to cut costs at its Consumer Mobile division and reduce the number of management positions, De Telegraaf reported, ...

Einde zelfstandigheid KPN in zicht?

Published 18 Jan 2013 11:11 CET | Netherlands
De koers van KPN ging op 17 januari licht omhoog, richting 4,45 euro op 18 januari, na het bekend worden dat het concern mogelijk ...

AT&T eyes bid for European carrier - report

Published 17 Jan 2013 09:04 CET | Netherlands
US operator AT&T is considering buying a counterpart in Europe, as a way to try out new technologies and pricing strategies in ...

KPN share price below EUR 5: drastic times call for drastic measures

Published 05 Nov 2012 13:29 CET | Europe
KPN's share price is trapped in a downward spiral. On 02 November, it closed at EUR 4.83, down from a peak of EUR 12.35 in ...

KPN looks for help through partnerships

Published 24 Sep 2012 13:04 CET | Netherlands
After failing in its attempts to sell Base (Belgium) and E-Plus (Germany), KPN appears to focusing more on partnerships. The ...

Telekom Austria plans talks with KPN on synergies - CEO

Published 29 Aug 2012 10:32 CET | Austria
Telekom Austria CEO Hannes Ametsreiter will shortly start talks with KPN about possible synergies as both companies now have ...

KPN may regret rejecting Base offers

Published 15 Aug 2012 17:23 CET | Netherlands
KPN has abandoned plans to sell its Belgian mobile unit Base. The offers for Base were too low, which KPN said was due to the ...

America Movil reaches desired 27.7% stake in KPN

Published 28 Jun 2012 09:19 CET | Europe
America Movil has been offered enough KPN shares to lift its stake to 27.7 percent. The deadline for the Mexican operator's ...

KPN headed for a break-up

Published 22 Jun 2012 13:44 CET | Europe
KPN has issued a 'position statement' on America Movil's partial bid for the Dutch operator. The statement outlines in detail how ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

05 Aug Starhub Q2 2021
05 Aug Uniti Group Q2
05 Aug OTE Q2
05 Aug FireEye Q2
05 Aug InterDigital Q2
05 Aug Switch Q2 2021
05 Aug Cogent Communications Q2 2021
05 Aug BCE Q2 2021
05 Aug Gogo Q2 2021
05 Aug CommScope Q2
05 Aug DigitalBridge Q2
05 Aug Motorola Solutions Q2
05 Aug Tucows Q2 2021
05 Aug WideOpenWest (Wow) Q2
05 Aug Vonage Q2 2021
05 Aug United Internet Q2 2021
05 Aug Swisscom Q2 2021
05 Aug Viasat fiscal Q1
05 Aug ON Semiconductor analysts meeting
05 Aug Frontier Communications investors meeting
05 Aug FCC meeting
06 Aug NTT fiscal Q1
06 Aug RTL Group Q2 2021
06 Aug TDS, US Cellular Q2 2021
06 Aug PCCW H1 results
09 Aug Sohu.com Q2 2021
09 Aug Cable One Q2 2021
09 Aug Synchronoss Technologies Q2 2021
09 Aug Ceva Q2 2021
09 Aug Turk Telekom Q2 2021
::: More Calendar Items