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Deutsche Telekom considers merger, listing options for T-Mobile NL

Thursday 16 November 2017 | 09:42 CET | News
Deutsche Telekom CEO Tim Hoettges said the company is considering a number of options for its Dutch unit T-Mobile Netherlands, including a merger of the subsidiary with Tele2 Netherlands or listing it on the stock market, Reuters reported. The statement was made during the Morgan Stanley European Tech, Media & Telecoms Conference in Barcelona. "I'm open to a merger with Tele2," Hoettges said, adding he would also consider an initial public offering. "We haven't decided yet." Tele2 CEO Allison Kirkby declined to comment on the matter.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Deutsche Telekom / KPN / Sprint / Tele2 Netherlands / T-Mobile Netherlands / T-Mobile US
Countries: Germany / Netherlands
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