Telefonica SA (TEF.MC)
20 Feb 2017
MADRID, Feb 10 Spain's Telefonica has received several offers for a stake in its telecom masts subsidiary Telxius, the telecoms company said in a statement on Friday, adding it was negotiating and analysing the different options available.
MADRID Spain's Telefonica is in talks with private equity firms KKR , CVC [CVC.UL] and Ardian as well as sovereign fund GIC [GIC.UL] about the sale of a 49 percent stake in its telecom masts subsidiary Telxius, four sources said.
Jan 27 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Friday:
Jan 27 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1030 GMT on Friday:
MEXICO CITY Spain's Telefonica has fended off a bid by Mexico to slap the telecoms giant with a 30 billion Mexican peso ($1.42 billion) tax bill and is in talks with local tax officials to resolve over 20 other open audits, people familiar with the matter said.
* Says approves Telefonica's wholesale fibre optic access charges for competitors
MADRID, Jan 17 Telefonica will make a one-off provision against 2016 results linked to the extension of its early retirement programme, a source with knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday, without revealing the size of the provision.
MEXICO CITY Mexican telecoms giant America Movil , controlled by tycoon Carlos Slim, said on Monday its Mexican unit had reached an agreement to provide a national roaming service to its main competitor in the local market, Telefonica Mexico.
LONDON Britons desperate for faster broadband are unlikely to get it from a plan to separate the country's biggest network from BT unless the industry tackles how to pay up to 25 billion pounds ($76 billion) to upgrade to fiber-optic cables.
London, Nov 18 French startup Sigfox has raised a further 150 million euros ($159.11 million) from heavyweight investors to help it build new networks globally to connect everything from washing machines to smart meters to the Internet, a source familiar with the matter said on Friday.