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EQT expands in US with takeover of Spirit Communications

Wednesday 9 August 2017 | 16:56 CET | News
The EQT infrastructure investment fund is continuing its expansion along the east coast of the US with an agreement to buy a majority stake in Spirit Communications, a fibre network operator active in the Carolinas and Georgia. The current owners will retain a "significant stake" after the deal; no financial details were disclosed.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Spirit Communications
Countries: United States
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