Why Vodfone (VOD) Is Falling Today
Two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters that Vodafone recently met with the cable group to discuss an acquisition.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Telecom Italia scraps dividend to conserve cash as losses rise, Bloomberg says
EU telecoms ask EC to ease competition rules, FT reports In a letter to the European Commission signed by the CEOs of Vodafone , Telefonica , Telecom Italia , Deutsche Telekom , Orange , and Hutchison Whampoa the telecom companies have asked for competition rules to be eased in order to allow consolidation and boost industry profits, reported ... (more)
Market Report: Vodafone in new move to buy Spanish cable operator Ono
Vodafone has made a second swoop for the Spanish cable operator Ono and it looks like it's been successful.
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Billionaire John Paulson Has Been Buying Vodafone, Whiting Petroleum, and Digital Realty
The latest 13F season is commencing, when many money managers issue required reports on their holdings.
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Vodafone Said to Raise Offer for Spain's Ono Before Share Sale
Vodafone Group Plc increased its takeover offer to investors of Grupo Corporativo Ono SA before the Spanish cable company announces plans for a share sale next week, according to three people familiar with the matter.
Exclusive-Vodafone reaches preliminary deal to buy Spain's Ono: sources
"A meeting took place yesterday between the shareholders and Vittorio Colao. The due diligence will start this weekend in order to make the offer binding," said one of the sources.
Euronews: Vodafone Connects With Audi, VW
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: GSMA sets out single-market concerns; Telecom Italia cancels dividend; Apple's remarkable tax efficiency.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Could Tata Be Facebook's Next M&A Target?
If the prospect of a web company like Facebook using WebRTC to become a telco has the carriers worried, how do you think they'd feel about Facebook flat out buying a telco to compete? They should feel real worried, because it's something Facebook might be considering -- if it's smart.
Euronews: Huawei Has Project Spring In Its Step
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Orange squeezed by domestic pressures; extra investment pays off for Deutsche Telekom; bids in for SFR.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
How Does A Smaller, Nimbler, More Focused Vodafone Stack Up?
Vodafone is now much smaller and more focused, following the completion of the sale of its 45% stake in Verizon Wireless.
Vodafone's Al Johara launches online competition for International Women's Day
On the occasion of the International Women's Day, celebrated globally on the 8th of March, the Qatari sales team of Vodafone Qatar, Al Johara, is launching an online competition for everyone to join and express their love and appreciation for these women who have made a difference in their lives.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Ravinder Takkar, new CEO of Vodafone Romania as of May 1
Vodafone Partner Markets managing director Ravinder Takkar will lead the subsidiary of the British telecom group in Romania beginning with May 1, replacing Inaki Berroeta, who took over Vodafone Australia since March 1. "Takkar held the position of managing director of Vodafone Partner Markets since January 2012 by now.
RPT-Fitch Affirms KDG at 'BBB+'; Outlook Negative
Fitch Ratings has affirmed Kabel Deutschland Vertrieb and Service GmbH's Long-term Issuer Default Rating at 'BBB+' and removed it from Rating Watch Negative .
Mon Mar 03, 2014
AT&T: $31.33 Is Magical And It's Near
After closing 2013 at $35.16, AT&T now finds itself trading at $31.86. That's a 10% price drop in two months and the stock is already tempting for income investors with a yield of 5.80%.
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Numericable-SFR Combination Seen Avoiding Antitrust Challenge
Numericable SA's proposed merger with SFR, the French carrier owned by Vivendi SA, would probably avoid a lengthy antitrust challenge because there is little overlap of businesses, people familiar with the matter said.
Get the Girl a Handset: Malala tells Vodafone summit she has no phone
Malala Yousafzai may be the only teenager who doesn't have a mobile phone - and is willing to admit it.
Verizon: Solid Business But Fairly Valued
The agreement between Verizon and Vodafone was officially completed. Verizon increased its gross debt to about $110B while increasing the share count to about 4.1B to finance the deal.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Vodafone unevils female literacy programme with Malala Yousafzai
The Vodafone Foundation, Vodafone's philanthropic arm, will announce a partnership with the Malala Fund, the organisation led by Malala Yousafzai to help girls go to school, tomorrow.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Vodafone Group plc's "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche Bank
's stock had its "buy" rating restated by analysts at Deutsche Bank in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday, ARN reports.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Verizon Communications - Could It Be Possible to Have a Negative Dividend Growth?
Verizon Communications Inc. is the largest U.S. wireless carrier. The firm also offers wire line and broadband services primarily in the northeastern U.S. The company provided wire line service to a million voice connections, and millions of wireless customers are gained due to the joint venture with Vodafone Group .