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Italy's competition watchdog to probe TIM's FiberCop project

Tuesday 22 December 2020 | 10:38 CET | News
Italy's antitrust and competition authority AGCM has announced the launch of a new investigation into the last-mile fibre and copper grid company set up by Telecom Italia (TIM). The operator currently holds 58 percent of the company, dubbed FiberCop, with KKR Infrastructure having acquired 37.5 percent earlier this year and Fastweb retaining 4.5 percent thanks to its holding in the Flash Fiber joint venture. The watchdog said FiberCop is a strategic national project requiring full transparency to achieve the crucial objective of increasing fibre uptake.

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Companies: Fastweb / Telecom Italia / TIM / Tiscali
Countries: Italy
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