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Orange denies reported deal for Telecom Italia stake

Thursday 25 August 2016 | 10:03 CET | News
An Orange spokesperson denied that the company had reached a deal with Vivendi on the acquisition of a stake in Telecom Italia and Canal Plus, reports Les Echos. The statement came following press reports that the two groups could be close to an agreement. Orange representatives have admitted the possibility of talks with Vivendi, as rumours of discussions last emerged in early July. News site Challenges published an article on 24 August claiming that Orange was considering taking a stake in Telecom Italia and Canal Plus in a deal brokered by investment banker Jean-Marie Messier. According to

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Categories: General
Companies: Canal Plus / Orange / Telecom Italia / Vivendi
Countries: France / Italy
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