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KPN sells data centre unit NLDC to DWS

Monday 20 May 2019 | 08:56 CET | News
KPN announced that it has reached agreement to sell its data centre subsidiary NLDC to a fund managed by DWS, a global infrastructure investment manager and part of Deutsche Bank, for an undisclosed sum. The transaction is part of the Dutch operator's efforts to simplify its business to focus on core assets and increase its financial flexibility. 

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Companies: KPN
Countries: Netherlands
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