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Over 20 investors interested in TIM broadband newco - report

Tuesday 28 March 2017 | 13:46 CET | News
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Financial adviser Rothschild is helping Telecom Italia (TIM) find a partner for its recently-announced plan to set up a new company to roll out fibre-optic broadband in underserved parts of Italy, according to unnamed sources cited by Reuters. Although the adviser has no official mandate according to one source, another person familiar with the matter said teasers were sent out last week with a view to finding a partner in the coming weeks. A previous report in business daily Il Sole 24 Ore said Rothschild had already spoken to more than 20 players interested in investing in the unit,

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Companies: Macquarie / Telecom Italia / TIM
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