Altice Europe NV (ATCA.AS)
BARCELONA The French telecoms industry may have an opportunity in the first half of 2019 to cut the number of operators to three from four, once a process to reallocate radio frequency bands is completed at the end of the year, an Orange executive said on Thursday.
LONDON/PARIS Rival consortia led by U.S. buyout fund KKR and Germany's insurer Allianz are among the four main contenders for a stake in the fiber network business of Dutch-based telecom company Altice , sources said.
LONDON/PARIS, Nov 6 Rival consortia led by U.S. buyout fund KKR and Germany's insurer Allianz are among the four main contenders for a stake in the fibre network business of Dutch-based telecom company Altice , sources said.
Oct 3 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Wednesday:
PARIS/LONDON Debt-laden telecoms and cable group Altice Europe has received about ten bids to buy part of its French fibre broadband business, two sources close to the matter said on Wednesday.
* Entity may be valued 1.9-3.8 bln euros - source (Recasts story, adds details, background)
PARIS, Oct 3 Shares in Altice Europe rose sharply on Wednesday after Bloomberg News reported that private equity firms had expressed an interest in acquiring its fiber asset.
* Shares plunge nearly 14 pct (Recasts story, adds shares reaction, analyst quote)
PARIS Altice has agreed to sell 'Point de Vue', a French magazine specializing on high society and royalty, as the telecoms and cable group continues its asset-disposal program to cut debts.
LISBON The Portuguese unit of telecoms firm Altice, the country's largest operator, is working with Chinese electronics giant Huawei to make Portugal a leader within Europe in the development and roll-out of next-generation 5G networks.