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KPN grows on broadband market again with acquisitions

Thursday 10 November 2011 | 16:30 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Background
KPN announced an agreement to acquire part of Reggefiber and Reggeborgh's FTTH assets. These include: 1) the service providers Edutel, XMS and Concepts ICT, owned by Reggeborgh; and 2) Lijbrandt (including the ISP Fabriek for wholesale services and the former ComOne subscribers in the SME market), Reggefiber Wholesale and Glashart Media, owned by Reggefiber. All together, the four ISPs had 110,000 subscribers at the end of 201. The transactions should be completed in the first half of 2012, and as a result have no impact on KPN's guidance for 2011 (which include, among other things, over EUR

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: CAIW / Caiway / CIF / Concepts ICT / Edutel / Eurofiber / Glashart / Hi / KPN / Reggefiber / Tele2 Nederland / Telfort / Tiscali / T-Mobile Online / XMS / XS4ALL
Countries: Netherlands
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