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Tele2 Netherlands: time to buy or be bought

Thursday 14 July 2016 | 16:36 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Market Commentary
Consolidation has reduced the Dutch market to six national players of significant size: KPN, Ziggo, Vodafone, T-Mobile, Tele2 and M7. With the planned merger of Ziggo and Vodafone, smaller players will find it even harder to compete. T-Mobile has chosen a mobile plus OTT strategy in order to take a clear position in the market. This underlines even further how far behind M7 and Tele2 are in terms of scale and margins. For Tele2, it's time to take some drastic steps - it's either buy or be bought.

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Companies: Com Hem / KPN / Tele2 / Tele2 Netherlands / T-Mobile
Countries: Europe / Netherlands
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