0
Wireless

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

Thursday 16 November 2017 | 09:42 CET | News
Interactive webinar: Vodafone Ziggo deep dive. What is the strategy for the coming years? Where does it stand in relation to its competitors? Join us on January 21st 14:00 CET for a professional profile of VodafoneZiggo in 45 minutes. Register here ...
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.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

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

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

T-Mobile NL headed for merger approval with Tele2, with remedies or guarantees

Published 28 Aug 2018 13:57 CET | Netherlands
T-Mobile Netherlands has made a number of promises regarding its proposed takeover of Tele2 in order to gain approval from ...

Deutsche Telekom CEO to unveil plan to digitize company procedures - report

Published 15 Feb 2018 16:53 CET | Germany
Deutsche Telekom CEO Tim Hoettges said he wants to push forward with the digitisation of Telekom's business procedures and ...

Deutsche Telekom CEO says Europe should focus on IoT, B2B

Published 22 Jan 2018 15:30 CET | Germany
Germany and Europe should focus their digitisation efforts on the Internet of Things (IoT) and networked devices going forward ...

T-Mobile, Tele2 merger in Netherlands no-brainer for scale benefits, as spectrum licence window opens ahead of 5G auction

Published 16 Nov 2017 16:28 CET | Netherlands
Deutsche Telekom is considering merging its Dutch business T-Mobile Netherlands with Tele2's local unit or listing the company on ...

Deutsche Telekom houdt opties open voor T-Mobile NL

Published 16 Nov 2017 08:26 CET | Netherlands
Deutsche Telekom "staat open" voor de mogelijkheid dat T-Mobile Nederland wordt afgesplitst. Dat zei CEO Timo Hoettges tijdens ...

Sprint, T-Mobile call off merger talks

Published 06 Nov 2017 08:33 CET | United States | Update: 06 Nov 2017 11:44 CET
Deutsche Telekom has confirmed an end to merger talks between its subsidiary T-Mobile US and Sprint. The German operator said ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

21 Jan Intel Q4 2020
21 Jan Modern Times Group EGM
25 Jan Edgeware EGM
25 Jan The Things Conference 2021
26 Jan Verizon Communications Q4 2020
26 Jan F5 Networks fiscal Q1
26 Jan Microsoft fiscal Q2
26 Jan Meetup MENA
27 Jan MediaTek Q4 2020
27 Jan Calix Q4 2020
27 Jan Facebook Q4 2020
27 Jan KPN Q4 2020
27 Jan Extreme Networks fiscal Q2
27 Jan Corning Q4 2020
27 Jan AT&T Q4 2020
27 Jan Uptime
28 Jan Juniper Networks Q4 2020
28 Jan Comcast Q4 2020
28 Jan Rogers Communications Q4 2020
28 Jan Samsung Electronics Q4 2020
28 Jan Crown Castle Q4 2020
28 Jan Skyworks fiscal Q1
28 Jan 8x8 fiscal Q3
::: More Calendar Items