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Boost Mobile founder calls for T-Mobile/Sprint to divest prepaid business

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Peter Adderton, founder and former CEO of Boost Mobile, has called for Sprint and T-Mobile to divest some of their prepaid business if their proposed merger is to be approved by regulators. He estimates that the operators' brands, which include Boost Mobile, Virgin Mobile USA and MetroPCS, account for over 40 percent of the prepaid market in the US and play a competitive role in the market for cost-conscious consumers.  

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Boost Mobile / MetroPCS / Sprint / T-Mobile / Virgin Mobile USA
Countries: United States
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