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Vodafone eyeing Liberty Global, TalkTalk - report

Monday 1 December 2014 | 08:53 CET | News
Vodafone is reviewing potential acquisitions, including cable group Liberty Global, which owns Virgin Media in the UK amongst a dozen European cable companies, to counter the pending consolidation of rivals in the UK, people close to the matter told Reuters. The acquisition of Virgin Media would bolster the broadband network Vodafone acquired from Cable & Wireless in 2012. BT group recently revealed that it was in talks to buy either mobile operator EE or Telefonica-owned mobile operator O2. Hutchison Whampoa, which owns mobile operator 3 UK, is also reported to be preparing a bid for either

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Companies: Liberty Global / TalkTalk / Virgin Media / Vodafone
Countries: Europe / United Kingdom
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