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Liberty Global's Malone says Vodafone would be 'great fit'

Wednesday 20 May 2015 | 09:00 CET | News
Liberty Global Chairman John Malone said a tie-up with Vodafone would be a "great fit" in western Europe. "We've looked at that from our side and there would be very substantial synergies if we could find a way to work together or combine the companies with respect to western Europe," Malone said in an interview with Bloomberg. Comparing Vodafone to "a big banana in the jar," Malone said: "The question is: how do you get your hand out of the jar with the banana." Malone cited benefits of a merger in markets such as Germany, the UK and the Netherlands. He declined to comment on whether the

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