Dutch multiband spectrum auction ends with four winners

Friday 14 December 2012 | 17:55 CET | News
Dutch spectrum agency Agentschap Telecom has published the results of the multiband spectrum auction. Four operators have acquired spectrum including existing MNOs KPN, Vodafone and T-Mobile and newcomer Tele2 Netherlands. The fifth participant in the auction was the Zum joint venture of Dutch cable operators Ziggo and UPC, which said it did not acquire any spectrum as the prices were too high. The total yield of the auction amounts to EUR 3.8 billion, with Vodafone Netherlands paying EUR 1.38 billion, KPN paying EUR 1.35 billion, T-Mobile paying EUR 911 million and Tele2 paying EUR 161

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Agentschap Telecom / KPN / Tele2 Netherlands / T-Mobile Netherlands / UPC / VodafoneZiggo / Ziggo
Countries: Netherlands
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