KKR considers sale of United Group - report

Tuesday 19 June 2018 | 14:15 CET | News
Bankers believe that the sale should generate significant interest from buyout firms because of the company's strong management team, breadth of offerings and subscriber growth. At the end of March, United Group's network passed 1.79 million homes and the company had 3.62 million customers, while annual revenue totalled EUR 539.7 million.

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