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Telefonica considering sale of Spanish fibre stake - report

Wednesday 6 October 2021 | 09:02 CET | News
Telefonica is currently exploring the sale of a minority stake in its vast Spanish fibre unit, according to unnamed sources cited by Bloomberg. The operator has discussed the possibility of a carveout with potential advisers ahead of a deal to bring in new investors, said the sources, adding that the infrastructure asset has been valued at around EUR 15 billion.

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Companies: Telefonica
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