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Belgian operators push for consolidation in battle for Voo

Thursday 21 June 2018 | 15:12 CET | Author: Marion ter Welle | Market Commentary
The Belgian telecom market appears set for some significant changes as the fight to acquire Voo shows no sign of abating. First Orange showed an interest in Voo and then Telenet announced its interest, followed by Voo's majority owner Nethys stating it isn't for sale. Now Telenet and Nethys have expressed interest in acquiring Voo's minority owner Brutele in an attempt to force a market consolidation. Both companies could benefit in terms of costs from such as an acquisition, but much will depend on the political climate in Belgium in the coming months and the price they offer for Brutele. 

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Companies: Brutele / Orange / Telenet / Voo
Countries: Belgium
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