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Abertis confirms interest in Wind's Italian towers

Friday 12 December 2014 | 12:00 CET | News
Spanish infrastructure company Abertis has confirmed that its telecoms business, Abertis Telecom, is considering bidding for the portfolio of mobile phone towers put up for sale by Italian mobile operator Wind. In a submission to Spain's market regulator CNMV, the company said it was examining whether to submit a binding offer for the portfolio of half of Wind's 13,000 towers in Italy by the end of the year. Recent Italian press reports have indicated that Wind has received non-binding offers of between EUR 500 million and EUR 600 million for the asset. In its regulatory filing Abertis also

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Abertis Telecom / Wind
Countries: Italy / Spain
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