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Spain's Telecable confirms Euskaltel talks

Friday 17 March 2017 | 08:30 CET | News
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UK-based investment vehicle Zegona, owner of regional Spanish broadband operator Telecable Asturias, has confirmed that it's in talks with Basque cable operator Euskaltel, owner of Galician cable provider R, about a possible merger. In a short statement, the company added that at this stage there can be no certainty that the discussions will lead to a transaction being concluded. The statement confirms rumours that the companies were close to reaching a merger deal that would create a powerful regional operator in the north of Spain with potential annual revenues of around EUR 750 million and

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Companies: Euskaltel / R / Telecable
Countries: Spain
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