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Last week in telecoms: KKR bids for TIM, Peacock starts in Europe and progress on TIP, EU digital laws

Monday 22 November 2021 | 12:10 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Background
Last week's big news came over the weekend, with KKR launching a friendly takeover bid for TIM. More big European operators are talking about consolidation again. In the streaming market, Disney is starting to integrate Hulu, Disney+ and ESPN more, and Peacock is launching in Europe, while the hardware market saw the Telecom Infra Project start targeting fixed network gateways. In Brussels, the DSA and DMA legislation is moving towards a final agreement, including a potential ban on so-called 'killer acquisitions'.

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