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Last week in telecoms: Q1 reports, Russian recovery and a Vodafone/Liberty report after the close

Monday 23 April 2018 | 07:30 CET | News
Satellite stocks did well in week 16, especially SES (+17%) and Intelsat (+33%). The Russian shares in our basket recovered from the previous week, with MegaFon (+11%) and Veon (+16%) making double digit gains.

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