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After the banking sector, the telecom sector comes knocking . . .

Monday 4 March 2013 | 16:14 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Market Commentary
The European incumbent operators' lobby group ETNO has called on the European Commission to relax merger and acquisition rules. ETNO (European Telecommunications Network Operators) thinks that telecom markets can support a maximum three mobile and two fixed network operators. In exchange for a more relaxed regulatory view on M&A, the operators are promising to support proposals for further harmonisation of telecom regulation in the EU, Bloomberg reported.

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