Bouygues SA (BOUY.PA)
|Market Cap (Mil.):||€10,225.71|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||319.31|
PARIS - French groups Bouygues and Numericable have both improved the terms of their bids for Vivendi's telecoms unit SFR, ahead of a decision by the seller on Friday that will reshape the country's mobile industry.
* Vivendi board meeting set for Friday (Adds Numericable improved bid, analyst comments, shares)
PARIS, March 13 - Numericable has improved its offer for Vivendi's SFR as it seeks to trump an improved bid from rival Bouygues, said two people with direct knowledge of the matter.
PARIS, March 13 - French conglomerate Bouygues said on Thursday it had improved its offer for Vivendi's mobile unit SFR, taking the cash portion up to 11.3 billion euros ($15.7 billion)from 10.5 billion previously, and reducing the stake Vivendi is left with in the combined telecoms business to 43 percent from 46 percent previously.
March 12 - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Wednesday:
PARIS, March 12 - The board of Bouygues was meeting on Wednesday afternoon to approve an increase in its bid for Vivendi's SFR, said two people familiar with the matter.
PARIS - Patrick Drahi, the controlling shareholder of French cable group Numericable , said he would not raise his bid for Vivendi's SFR , a day ahead of the seller's deadline for final offers, according to an interview in Les Echos.
* Periphery outperforms as investors bet on local recovery
* Bouygues-Iliad deal sparks rally in French telecom shares
PARIS - Shares in French low-cost telecoms company Iliad soared 15 percent on Monday after it announced industry-beating sales and profit growth and signed what could be a transformative mobile network deal with larger rival Bouygues.
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