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Orange Belgium minority shareholders call for higher buy-out bid from Orange

Monday 14 December 2020 | 13:31 CET | News
The hedge fund investor Polygon has kicked off potential opposition to Orange's bid to buy out minority shareholders in Orange Belgium. In a letter to the company, Polygon said Orange Belgium could be worth as much as twice what the French parent is offering, if assets such as its mobile towers are monetised. 

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