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KPN takeover of Reggefiber to face competition investigation

Wednesday 7 May 2014 | 09:51 CET | News
Dutch competition regulator ACM said it plans a further investigation of KPN's proposed increase in its stake in FTTH operator Reggefiber. In February KPN announced it would exercise an option to increase its stake from 51 to 60 percent, allowing it full control and consolidation of Reggefiber. Due to the change in control of the company, the conditions imposed on Reggefiber by the regulator in 2008 in terms of network management would no longer be valid, the regulator said. The ACM said the KPN takeover could lead to reduced access for other operators to KPN's fibre assets, so a new

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Companies: ACM / KPN / Reggefiber / Vodafone
Countries: Netherlands
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