Edition:
United States

Vodafone Group PLC (VOD.OQ)

VOD.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

18.31USD
23 Apr 2019
Change (% chg)

$-0.10 (-0.54%)
Prev Close
$18.41
Open
$18.48
Day's High
$18.49
Day's Low
$18.21
Volume
1,056,514
Avg. Vol
1,470,551
52-wk High
$30.20
52-wk Low
$17.05

Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Vodafone Closes $2 Bln Hybrid Securities Offering
Thursday, 4 Apr 2019 01:15pm EDT 

April 4 (Reuters) - Vodafone Group PLC ::VOD CLOSES US$2 BILLION HYBRID SECURITIES OFFERING.HYBRID SECURITIES OFFERING CONCLUDES CO'S FUNDING REQUIREMENTS FOR LIBERTY GLOBAL'S ASSETS DEAL IN GERMANY, CZECH REPUBLIC, HUNGARY, ROMANIA.  Full Article

Vodafone Raises 3.44 Bln Pounds Through Issuance Of Mandatory Convertible Bonds
Tuesday, 5 Mar 2019 01:29pm EST 

March 6 (Reuters) - Vodafone Group PLC ::SUCCESSFUL PLACING OF MANDATORY CONVERTIBLE BONDS.VODAFONE TO RAISE £3.44 BILLION THROUGH ISSUANCE OF MCBS.BONDS TO BE ISSUED IN TWO TRANCHES - MATURING MARCH 2021 AND MARCH 2022.NET PROCEEDS OF BONDS TO BE USED AS PART OF FINANCING OF ACQUISITION OF LIBERTY GLOBAL'S ASSETS IN GERMANY, CZECH REPUBLIC, HUNGARY, ROMANIA.POTENTIAL FOR VODAFONE TO BUY BACK SHARES IN ORDER TO MITIGATE DILUTION.ANY POTENTIAL SHARE BUYBACK WILL BE FUNDED FROM ISSUANCE OF HYBRID SECURITIES, DEPENDING ON CREDIT MARKET CONDITION.  Full Article

Vodafone Convertible Bonds Bookrunner Says Books Close At 1200 HRS UKT
Tuesday, 5 Mar 2019 06:27am EST 

March 5 (Reuters) - Vodafone Convertible Bonds Bookrunner::BLOCK TRADE- VODAFONE CONVERTIBLE BONDS: BOOKRUNNER SAYS ORDERS BELOW RISK MISSING 1.2% ON 2YR TRANCHE, 1.5% ON 3YR TRANCHE BOOKS CLOSE AT 1200HRS.  Full Article

Vodafone Intends To Raise About EUR 4 Bln Through Bond Issuance
Tuesday, 5 Mar 2019 02:08am EST 

March 5 (Reuters) - Vodafone Group PLC ::INTENDS TO RAISE APPROXIMATELY EUR 4 BILLION THROUGH ISSUANCE OF STERLING-DENOMINATED MCBS.BONDS INTENDED TO BE ISSUED IN TWO TRANCHES - MATURING NO LATER THAN MARCH 2021 AND MARCH 2022.NET PROCEEDS WILL BE USED AS PART OF FINANCING OF ACQUISITION OF LIBERTY GLOBAL'S ASSETS IN GERMANY, CZECH REPUBLIC, HUNGARY AND ROMANIA.POTENTIAL FOR CO TO BUY BACK SHARES IN ORDER TO MITIGATE DILUTION AS PART OF ISSUANCE OF MANDATORY CONVERTIBLE BONDS.  Full Article

India Cabinet Approves Foreign Investment Of More Than 50 Billion Rupees And Up To 250 Billion Rupees By Way Of A Rights Issue Of Vodafone Idea Limited - Minister
Thursday, 28 Feb 2019 12:05pm EST 

Vodafone Group PLC ::INDIA CABINET APPROVES FOREIGN INVESTMENT OF MORE THAN 50 BILLION RUPEES AND UP TO 250 BILLION RUPEES BY WAY OF A RIGHTS ISSUE OF VODAFONE IDEA LIMITED - MINISTER.  Full Article

Inwit sees combined capex of 250-300 mln euros over 2019-21 plan
Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 12:55pm EST 

Feb 21 (Reuters) - Italy's Inwit::SEES COMBINED CAPEX OF 250-300 MILLION EUROS OVER 2019-2021 PLAN.SEES RECURRING FREE CASHFLOW AT MORE THAN 200 MILLION EUROS IN 2021.BOARD GAVE CEO MANDATE TO NEGOTIATE COMBINING TOWERS WITH VODAFONE'S IN ITALY.  Full Article

Vodafone Italy & TIM Sign Network Sharing Partnership
Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 12:24pm EST 

Feb 21 (Reuters) - Vodafone Group PLC ::VODAFONE GROUP PLC - VODAFONE ITALY & TIM INTENTION TO SHARE NETWORKS.VODAFONE- INTEND TO ENTER INTO ACTIVE NETWORK SHARING PARTNERSHIP FOR 5G WITH TELECOM ITALIA.VODAFONE GROUP PLC - PARTIES INTEND TO EVALUATE COMBINATION OF THEIR 22,000 PASSIVE TOWERS IN ITALY INTO A SINGLE ENTITY.VODAFONE- TO CONSIDER ACTIVE SHARING FOR 4G, EXPAND EXISTING PASSIVE SHARING AGREEMENT WITH TELECOM ITALIA TO ENABLE FASTER DEPLOYMENT OF 5G.VODAFONE GROUP PLC - VODAFONE AND TIM AIM TO CONCLUDE ONE OR MORE OF INITIATIVES DURING 2019.VODAFONE - PARTIES INTEND TO EXTEND EXISTING PASSIVE SHARING AGREEMENT, FROM ABOUT 10,000 SITES AS OF FEB. 21, TO A NATIONWIDE AGREEMENT.VODAFONE- PARTIES CONSOLIDATING ITALY PASSIVE TOWERS POTENTIALLY COMBINING CO'S PASSIVE TOWER INFRASTRUCTURE WITH INFRASTRUCTURE OF INWIT SPA.VODAFONE GROUP PLC - POTENTIAL BUSINESS COMBINATION IS INTENDED TO LEAVE BOTH PARTIES WITH EQUAL SHAREHOLDINGS AND GOVERNANCE RIGHTS IN INWIT SPA.VODAFONE - POTENTIAL BUSINESS COMBINATION IS INTENDED TO ENSURE THAT THERE IS NO OBLIGATION FOR PARTIES TO LAUNCH A TENDER OFFER FOR INWIT'S SHARES.  Full Article

Levi Strauss Names Katia Walsh Chief Strategy And Artificial Intelligence Officer
Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 12:00pm EST 

Feb 21 (Reuters) - Levi Strauss & Co [RIC:RIC:LEVST.UL]::LEVI STRAUSS & CO. NAMES CHIEF STRATEGY AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE OFFICER.LEVI STRAUSS & CO - KATIA WALSH WILL JOIN AS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT AND CHIEF STRATEGY AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE OFFICER, EFFECTIVE APRIL 29, 2019.LEVI STRAUSS & CO - WALSH JOINS CO FROM VODAFONE.  Full Article

Vodafone Launching 5G Network In Many European Cities During H2 2019
Wednesday, 20 Feb 2019 05:20am EST 

Feb 20 (Reuters) - Vodafone Group PLC ::VODAFONE - COMPLETES WORLD'S FIRST CONNECTION OF 5G SMARTPHONES TO ITS NETWORK.VODAFONE - PREPARING TO LAUNCH 5G IN A NUMBER OF EUROPEAN CITIES DURING THE SECOND HALF OF 2019.  Full Article

Vodafone 'pauses' Huawei deployment in core network
Friday, 25 Jan 2019 02:46am EST 

Jan 25 (Reuters) - Vodafone ::CEO SAID MAKING GOOD PROGRESS ON CHURN BUT STILL MORE TO BE DONE.CEO SAYS WILL BE ABLE TO EXPLORE MONETISATION OF TELEFONICA UK TOWERS JV IN ABOUT SIX MONTHS.CEO SAYS PLANNING FOR BREXIT, BUT BREXIT WILL NOT HAVE A MATERIAL IMPACT ON THE COMPANY.CEO SAYS DIVERSITY OF TELECOM EQUIPMENT SUPPLIERS IS IMPORTANT, AND HUAWEI HAS A ROLE TO PLAY IN THAT.CEO SAYS HAS 'PAUSED' HUAWEI DEPLOYMENT IN ITS CORE WHILE POLITICIANS, HUAWEI WORK THROUGH ISSUES.CFO SEEING GOOD PERFORMANCE ON MOBILE AND FIXED CHURN IN EUROPE, EXPECT TO SEE BENEFITS IN NUMBERS AS ENTER NEXT FINANCIAL YEAR.CEO SAYS HAS 'PAUSED' FURTHER DEPLOYMENT IN THE CORE, CONTINUING DEPLOYMENT IN RADIO INSTALLATION.  Full Article

Photo

Vodafone expects mid-year EU approval on Liberty Global deal

LONDON/BRUSSELS Vodafone still expects to secure EU antitrust approval for its $22 billion purchase of Liberty Global's assets in Germany and eastern Europe by the middle of the year, it said on Tuesday.