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BC Partners-owned United Group buys Bulgaria's Vivacom

Friday 8 November 2019 | 09:19 CET | News
Vivacom confirmed a deal to be acquired by United Group, in a transaction expected to close in Q2 2020, subject to antitrust approvals. The acquisition will be financed through a combination of new debt and cash on hand at United Group. Further financial details were not disclosed.

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