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1 hr ago | Seeking Alpha

Wall Street Breakfast: Iliad Secures Financing For $15B T-Mobile Bid

Economy Some of Russia's largest companies are starting to move their cash reserves to Asian banks as worries surface that Russia could eventually be completely shut out of U.S. dollar funding markets.

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Related Topix: Virgin Mobile USA, T-Mobile, Yesterday, Pendulo Studios, Focus Home Interactive, Video Games, Financial Markets, Telecom, IT Services, Microsoft, Startups

6 hrs ago | Reuters

Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions

Iliad has bid $15 billion in cash for a 56.6 percent of T-Mobile US at $33 per share.

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Related Topix: Telecom, IT Services, Pop/Rock, Amadeus, Biotech, Allergan, Canada

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Reuters

Market Chatter- Corporate finance press digest

* Holders of dollar-denominated bonds at Bulgaria's Corporate Commercial Bank are gearing up for legal action against the government if the bond defaults and the bank is tipped into insolvency, two sources told Reuters on Thursday.

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Related Topix: IT Services, Telecom

Insider Monkey

Sprint Corporation (S) Welcomes Good Days With Record Quarter Since 2007

Despite the fact that the company lost 220,000 subscribers, while its operating income reached $519 million with a net income of $23 million.

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Related Topix: IT Services, Telecom

Hispanic Business

Sprint's Trademark Application for 'Sprint Framily Wall' Filed

The international trademark goods and services class codes for this trademark application are 009, 038, 041 and 042.

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Related Topix: IT Services, Telecom, Social Software

Ledger-Enquirer.com

French company Iliad bidding for T-Mobile US

Mobile US Inc. has another suitor on its hands. Upstart French telecom company Iliad SA on Thursday said it has offered $15 billion for a majority stake in the fourth-largest U.S. cellphone company.

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Related Topix: T-Mobile, Cellphones, IT Services, Telecom

Brandon Sun

French company Iliad bidding for majority of T-Mobile US, challenging Sprint's overtures

Mobile US Inc. has another suitor on its hands. Upstart French telecom company Iliad SA on Thursday said it has offered $15 billion for a majority stake in the fourth-largest U.S. cellphone company.

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Related Topix: T-Mobile, Telecom, IT Services, Cellphones

Business Journal

Protential Sprint/T-Mobile merger is on pause, report says

General terms of a deal between Sprint Corp. and T-Mobile have been circulating for weeks, but Kansas-based Sprint is apparently in no hurry to move forward.

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Related Topix: IT Services, Telecom, T-Mobile, Kansas

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Investor's Business Daily

T-Mobile Q2 Momentum Eyed Amid 'Fading' M&A Talk

Mobile US, whose stock has slid more than 12% the past nine weeks amid on-again, off-again merger speculation with Sprint, is expected to swing to a profit when it posts its Q2 earnings before the market open Thursday.

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Related Topix: T-Mobile, Sprint, Wireless, Telecom, MetroPCS Communications

Light Reading

Sprint Seeds Market with LTE-A Handsets

Sprint is collaborating with chipmaker Qualcomm to bring forward the availability of 3x carrier aggregation-capable LTE-Advanced smartphones as part of its relentless focus on "network quality and optimization," the operator's CEO stated Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Telecom, IT Services, Qualcomm

TheStreet.com

Sprint Q2 Beats, LTE Network Upgrade Near Completion

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Related Topix: Telecom, IT Services, Mozilla

CNet News

Sprint Slows Churn, Posted $23M Profit in Q2

Sprint managed to post a profit during Q2 and slowed its subscriber losses. On its earnings call, it announced a new prepaid plan with Walmart.

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Related Topix: IT Services, Telecom

Bloomberg

Sprint Beats Sales Estimates Amid Fewer Customer Losses

Sprint Corp. reported fiscal first-quarter sales that topped analysts' estimates even as its rivals continued to lure away wireless subscribers.

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Related Topix: Telecom, IT Services, SoftBank, Financial Services, Investment Services, US News

Business Wire

Sprint Reports Results for First Fiscal Quarter of 2014

The company's quarterly earnings conference call will be held at 8:30 a.m. ET today.

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Related Topix: Telecom, IT Services, Virgin Mobile USA

Sys-Con Media

Sprint Reports Results for First Fiscal Quarter of 2014

Sprint Corporation today reported operating results for the first fiscal quarter of 2014, including net income of $23 million, the best performance in almost seven years when excluding the non-cash transaction-related impacts from last year, and consolidated operating income of $519 million, the highest in more than seven years.

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Related Topix: Telecom, IT Services

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Reuters

Sprint, T-Mobile merger not expected before September-sources

The long-anticipated merger of Sprint Corp and T-Mobile US Inc is not expected to occur before September, with the companies continuing due diligence and preparing a detailed case for a deal before U.S. regulators, according to people familiar with the matter.

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Related Topix: T-Mobile, Telecom, IT Services, Deutsche Telekom AG, Reuters, SoftBank, Financial Services, Investment Services, Business News, Federal Communications Commission

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Business Journal

Congress passes bill to make phone 'unlocking' legal

More than a year and four months after its introduction into Congress, federal lawmakers passed a bill allowing individuals to "unlock" a cell phone to be used on another service provider.

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Related Topix: Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics, Telecom, IT Services, Digital Rights Management, Science / Technology

Freshnews

NTELOS Holdings Corp. Announces Management Transition Plan

NTELOS Holdings Corp. announced today that its Board of Directors has accepted the resignation of James A. Hyde as Chief Executive Officer, President and member of the Board, effective today.

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Related Topix: nTelos, Telecom, IT Services, Waynesboro, VA

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Business Journal

How does T-Mobile CEO Legere's pay compare with other telecom CEOs?

Click through this slideshow to see how CEO pay at the largest four U.S. telecom carriers compared in 2013.

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Related Topix: T-Mobile, Telecom, IT Services, SoftBank, Financial Services, Investment Services

Light Reading

Verizon Applies 3G Throttling Policy to LTE

Back in 2011, Verizon began throttling its heaviest 3G data users in a bid to move them to its higher capacity LTE network, but now -- three years later -- it's applying that same policy to 4G unlimited users.

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Related Topix: Verizon, Cable & Satellite, Telecom, ATT, Startups, Versant, IT Services

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