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KPN sells Base: balance sheet sorted, Liberty Global changes strategy, Belgian duopoly strengthened

Monday 20 April 2015 | 10:40 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Background
Telenet is acquiring KPN's Belgian mobile operator Base for EUR 1.325 billion, more than expected. For Telenet's parent company Liberty Global, this marks a change in strategy, as to date it has focused on MVNOs for providing mobile access. For the Belgian market, as well as other countries where Liberty Global is active, the consequences may be significant. 

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Categories: General
Companies: Base / Deutsche Telekom / KPN / Liberty Global / Mobistar / Numericable / Proximus / Telenet / Voo
Countries: Belgium / Europe
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