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Vodafone, TPG Merger Gets Shareholder Approval

TPG-Vodafone Merger Gets Shareholder Approval By James Fernyhough, Financial Review June 24, 2020 TPG Telecom shareholders have unanimously voted in favour of the $15 billion merger with Vodafone Hutchison Australia, opening the way for the landmark deal to be complete by the end of the month. The two companies will become one ASX-listed telecom giant [...]

2020-06-24T13:10:57-04:00June 24th, 2020|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , , |

Vodafone, TPG Merger Receives FIRB Approval

Vodafone Australia and TPG Merger Receives FIRB Approval By Chris Duckett, ZDNet May 7, 2020 Vodafone Hutchison Australia (VHA) announced on Thursday it has received approval from Australia's Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB) for the telco to merge with TPG. Once completed, the merger of the two companies under the TPG moniker would create a AU$15 [...]

2020-05-08T10:47:38-04:00May 8th, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

CFIUS Approves TPG, Vodafone Merger

TPG Receives Tick From US for Vodafone Australia Merger By Chris Duckett, ZDNet March 26, 2020 A month after the Federal Court of Australia approved the merger of TPG and Vodafone Hutchison, the transaction has received the tick of approval from US regulators. US approval was needed as one of TPG's subsea cables passes through [...]

2020-03-26T11:21:47-04:00March 26th, 2020|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , |

TPG, Vodafone Sprint Towards July Merger

TPG, Vodafone Sprint Towards July Merger By James Fernyhough, Financial Review March 5, 2020 TPG and Vodafone say they are confident their long-delayed $15 billion merger will be completed by July, after competition tsar Rod Sims announced he would no longer stand in the way. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission on Thursday said it [...]

2020-03-05T09:26:26-05:00March 5th, 2020|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , |

Digital Realty To Combine With Interxion

Digital Realty To Combine With Interxion Digital Realty Press Release October 29, 2019 Strategic Transaction to Position Combined Company as Leading Global Provider of Data Center Solutions with Enhanced Presence in Major European Metro Areas SAN FRANCISCO and AMSTERDAM /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Realty (NYSE: DLR) and Interxion (NYSE: INXN) announced today they have entered into [...]

2019-10-29T19:01:23-04:00October 29th, 2019|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , , , |

Ekinops Confirms Talks with Nokia for ASN

Ekinops Confirms Talks with Nokia on ASN (Alcatel Submarine Networks) Buy By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom October 19, 2018 French optical transport solutions firm is frontrunner to acquire subsea cables business, according to local press report Ekinops on Thursday confirmed that it is holding preliminary talks with Nokia about the possibility of an acquisition of [...]

2018-10-19T10:06:57-04:00October 19th, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , , |

TPG Confirms Merger Discussions with Vodafone

TPG Confirms Merger Discussions with Vodafone By Samira Sarraf, ARN August 22, 2018 TPG Telecom has confirmed that it is currently in discussions with Vodafone Hutchison Australia (VHA) regarding a potential "merger of equals". The publicly-listed telecommunications provider told shareholders on 22 August that the TPG board "notes that there is no certainty that any [...]

2018-08-22T10:58:39-04:00August 22nd, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Prysmian, General Cable Merger Approved By EU

EU Approves Cable Firm Merger By Jonny Bairstow,, Energy Live News May 14, 2018 Italian firm Prysmian is to buy US-based General Cable The EU has approved the acquisition of US-based General Cable by Italian firm Prysmian. Both companies are globally active in the development, manufacturing and supply of cables used in the energy and [...]

2018-05-15T10:10:15-04:00May 15th, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , |