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Bollore would oppose SFR-Numericable merger - report

Friday 4 January 2013 | 12:11 CET | News
Vivendi shareholder Vincent Bollore has reservations about a potential merger of French mobile and broadband operator subsidiary SFR with cable operator Numericable, BFM Business reports. Technical talks began in October between SFR and Numericable as Vivendi continues to explore the potential sale of some telecom assets. Industrialist and corporate raider Bollore heads the eponymous conglomerate employing 28,000 people worldwide. He is France's 16th richest person, according to Forbes Rich List. BFM Business adds that reported informal approaches to the Competition Authority by SFR and

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Companies: Free / Numericable / SFR / Vivendi
Countries: France
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