Italy raises EUR 3.9 billion in spectrum auction

Friday 30 September 2011 | 10:44 CET | News
Italy has raised EUR 3.9 billion in its aucton of 4G radio frequencies, more than double the reserve price of EUR 1.7 billion for 240MHz of spectrum. Vodafone Italia acquired two blocks in the 800MHz band for a total EUR 992.4 million, as well as one block in the 1800MHz band for EUR 159.1 million. It also took three lots of FDD spectrum in the 2.6GHz band for EUR 36.06 million each. Vodafone said it will use the spectrum to launch LTE services, drawing on the experience of its sister company Vodafone Germany, which launched LTE at the end of 2010. Telecom Italia acquired two 800MHz blocks

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: 3 Italia / Telecom Italia / Vodafone Italia / Wind
Countries: Italy
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Thank you for informations, i would like to ask when those auctions took place, the exact dates. Thank you
Honorine Mujyambere @ 9/2/2012 - 17:27

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