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TDC follows KPN but what will the regulator do?

Wednesday 18 November 2009 | 20:41 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Market Commentary
TDC is acquiring the fibre optic network activities from Dong Energy. That begs a comparison with the co-operation between KPN and Reggefiber. The big question is: what will the regulator in Denmark do? Dong is selling its fibre assets, other than the parts it uses itself. TDC pays DKK 425 million (EUR 57 million), of which DKK 100 million as an earn-out (so it depends on the network performance). The take-over is a strong reminder of the KPN – Reggefiber co-operation. In May 2008 KPN bought a 41 percent share in Reggefiber, including a series of call options to extend the share to 100

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: KPN / Reggefiber / TDC Mobil
Countries: Denmark / Netherlands
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