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Vodafone/Kabel Deutschland combination threat for Telekom Deutschland

Tuesday 2 July 2013 | 17:02 CET | Author: Kamiel Albrecht | Background
Following several months of rumours, Vodafone announced on 24 June a bid for Germany's largest cable network operator Kabel Deutschland. The bid worth a total EUR 7.7 billion, or EUR 87 per share, is supported by Kabel Deutschland's board of directors. If shareholders and regulators approve the transaction, the combination will have 32.6 million mobile customers, 5.0 million broadband customers and 7.6 million TV customers, generating annual revenue of EUR 11.5 billion.

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Categories: General
Companies: Deutsche Telekom / E-Plus / Kabel BW / Kabel Deutschland / KPN / Liberty Global / O2 Germany / Tele Columbus / Telefonica Germany / Telekom Deutschland / Unitymedia / Vodafone
Countries: Germany
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