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Inmarsat says no to new GBP 3.2 bln bid from EchoStar

Friday 6 July 2018 | 11:35 CET | News
EchoStar confirmed the bid and said it will continue to find common ground with Inmarsat, with a view towards buying the company. It believes a combination of EchoStar and Inmarsat is "strategically compelling." The combined group would be one of the world's leading satellite providers and be well supported by a global portfolio of complementary assets and service offerings.

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