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Liberty Global eyeing more LatAm acquisitions - CEO

Tuesday 12 January 2016 | 10:20 CET | News
Liberty Global is looking to acquire more telecoms operators in Latin America to follow up its GBP 3.5 billion offer for Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC), according to CEO Mike Fries. Speaking at the Citi 2016 Global Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference in Las Vegas, the Liberty Global CEO told Light Reading that the CWC acquisition would represent "a terrific deal" and "a seminal hump" for his company in a thriving region that's now growing faster than North America or Europe. "We're running the business for five to ten years," he said, not just the short term, adding that

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Companies: Cable & Wireless Communications / Cablevision / Liberty Global / VTR
Countries: Europe / Latin America
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