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Eircom sounds out private equity for sale - report

Friday 11 July 2014 | 13:22 CET | News
Eircom's advisers have approached some of Europe's largest private-equity firms about their potential interest in buying the Irish operator, people with knowledge of the matter told Bloomberg. Apax Partners, CVC Capital Partners and KKR are among the buyout firms that have been approached to form a consortium for the Dublin-based firm, which has changed ownership six times since 1999, according to three people. Eircom is also considering a return to the stock market, which would help reduce its debt, but hasn't made any decision yet on its options, two sources told Bloomberg. The discussions

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