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  1. Anatel gives Telefonica-GVT deal the all-clearRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Brazilian telecoms regulator Anatel has confirmed that it has approved Telefonica's USD9.83 billion acquisition of broadband provider Global Village Telecom from French media group Vivendi, albeit with certain conditions attached. In a bid to maintain competition, the watchdog has insisted that Telefonica and cede some of their fixed telephony licences in service areas where their operations overlap, and also to maintain existing service plans for customers for a period of 18 months.

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  2. Brazil: On the brinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Total Telecom

    If 2014 was a busy year for the Brazilian telecoms market, 2015 looks set to be even busier, with more consolidation on the cards as players make big changes to tap new growth opportunities. By next December we could be talking about TIM Brasil's presence in the past tense, as parent company Telecom Italia weighs its options for the future of the mobile unit.

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  3. Predictions 2014: Seeing thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Total Telecom

    Total Telecom expects next year to bring further consolidation and more progress on 5G, while Chinese handset makers go from strength to strength. BT's bid for EE will prompt 3UK parent Hutchison Whampoa to make a move for O2.

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  4. Aggregate thisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Total Telecom

    While last year saw the world's first commercial launch of an LTE-Advanced network, 2014 could arguably be called the year of LTE-A, as mobile operators the world over deployed LTE-A carrier aggregation in their networks. According to the Global mobile Suppliers Association , there were 21 LTE-A networks up and running as of September.

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  5. Brandes International Equity Fund Q3 CommentaryRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | GuruFocus.com

    Uncertainty over the Russia-Ukraine crisis and data on stagnating economic growth in Europe appeared to have offset the European Central Bank's suggested readiness to provide more aggressive stimulus to support the euro zone's fragile recovery. Emerging-market stocks were also hit as the investor optimism that propelled them last quarter seemed to dissipate.

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  6. Companies battle for control of Italy's national fiber networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | PC World

    Telecom companies are vying for control of a small company that rents out fiberoptic cables in Milan in a competition that could determine who gets to build and control Italy's high speed telecommunications network. Telecom Italia, Vodafone and Wind have all expressed interest in ownership of Metroweb, which generates sales of only a 60 million euros a year but offers a model for high speed connectivity in a country that comes last in the European Union for 30Mbps fixed broadband penetration.

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  7. Telecom Italia Said to Favor All-Stock Bid for Tim-Oi MergerRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Telecom Italia wants an indication from Brazil's government and telecommunications regulator that they won't block a merger of Tim Participacoes SA with Oi before it makes a move, the people said, asking not be identified because the deliberations are private. Telecom Italia, which owns 67 percent of Tim, is unlikely to make a decision before February or March, they said.

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  8. Telecom Italia eyes all-stock offer for OiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Total Telecom

    Anonymous sources cited by Bloomberg on Friday alleged that the Italian incumbent is waiting to confirm whether Brazil's government or telco regulator is likely to oppose the merger before it makes a bid. Telecom Italia is expected to come to a decision in February or March, the people said.

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  9. Telecom Italia Said to Favor All-Stock Bid in a Tim-Oi MergerRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Telecom Italia SpA is leaning toward making an all-stock offer through its Brazilian unit if it goes ahead with a bid for smaller local competitor Oi SA, according to two people familiar with the matter. Telecom Italia wants an indication from Brazil's government and telecommunications regulator that they won't block a merger of Tim Participacoes SA with Oi before it makes a move, the people said, asking not be identified because the deliberations are private.

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  10. Italy's digital future seen at stake in battle for MetrowebRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | Reuters

    A small company renting out optical fibre cables in Milan has become the subject of a fierce takeover battle between Telecom Italia and global mobile giant Vodafone, with a national high-speed fibre network seen as the ultimate prize. But what should have been a straightforward deal has turned into a full-blown political and regulatory row as deciding on the buyer of the stake could determine who calls the shots in a multi-billion-euro plan to build the nationwide fibre network.

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  11. Viacom Executive Discusses Southern Europe Growth BusinessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    Southern Europe has shown signs of improved economic and advertising sales trends in 2014 as some TV network owners from the region have mentioned better momentum over the past year. But one particularly bullish comment about Southern Europe came from Viacom president and CEO Philippe Dauman in August.

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  12. AT&T Latin American Ambitions May Be Slowed By BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Investor's Business Daily

    's Latin American ambitions could take a hit if Brazil's wireless market consolidates before the U.S. telecom giant has a chance to make a bid for TIM Participacoes or Oi. -controlled Claro, and Oi - plans to make an offer for TIM in order to carve it up among themselves, Bloomberg reported last week.

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  13. Telecom Italia decides no need to rush for Oi in Brazil - sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | West Australian

    Telecom Italia has concluded it cannot make a move in the expected consolidation of the Brazilian market, where it controls the second biggest mobile operator, until the corporate turmoil abates at prospective merger partner Oi, according to sources familiar with the matter. Oi also needs to cut its debt and costs before Telecom Italia makes a move, one of the sources said.

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  14. Europe close: Stocks mixed after US data, ECB TLTROsRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Live Charts

    ... after the clothing retailer reported an increase in nine-month profit and revenue that met estimates. Telecom Italia SpA moved higher following reports Telefonica SA, Oi SA and Claro SA plan to make an offer for Tim Participacoes SA. Telecom Italia ...

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  15. Tim Bid at $15 Billion Still 66% Short of Valuation by OwnerRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Washington Post

    At $15 billion, a plan by three Brazilian mobile-phone companies to buy and split a major rival, Tim Participacoes SA, is set to meet resistance from its owner. Tim, Brazil's second-largest wireless carrier, is valued by its controlling shareholder Telecom Italia SpA at about $25 billion, or two-thirds more than what Oi SA, Telefonica SA and Claro SA are considering, according to a person familiar with the matter.

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  16. Telefonica, Oi, Claro Said to Plan $15 Billion Offer for TimRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Oi SA, Telefonica SA and Claro SA are planning to make an offer for Tim Participacoes SA that would value Brazil's second-largest mobile-phone company at about $15 billion, people with knowledge of the matter said. The bid to buy Rio de Janeiro-based Tim, which is 67 percent owned by Telecom Italia SpA, would be made by Grupo BTG Pactual acting as a financial vehicle, the people said, asking not to be identified because the discussions are private.

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  17. Europe midday: Stocks slide after ECB's TLTROs fall short of expectationsRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Live Charts

    ... after the clothing retailer reported an increase in nine-month profit and revenue that met estimates. Telecom Italia SpA moved higher following reports Telefonica SA, Oi SA and Claro SA plan to make an offer for Tim Participacoes SA. Telecom Italia ...

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  18. European Stocks Rebound From Three-Day Loss as Oil Stocks GainRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | Bloomberg

    ... revenue that was in line with analysts' estimates. Swedish rival Hennes & Mauritz AB added 0.9 percent. Telecom Italia SpA gained 3.4 percent. Telefonica SA, Oi SA and Claro SA plan to make an offer for Tim Participacoes SA (TIMP3) , according to ...

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  19. Europe open: Stocks gain as oil recovers, China injects funds into banking sectorRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Live Charts

    ... after the clothing retailer reported an increase in nine-month profit and revenue that met estimates. Telecom Italia SpA jumped following reports Telefonica SA, Oi SA and Claro SA plan to make an offer for Tim Participacoes SA. Telecom Italia owns a ...

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  20. Telecoms group led by Brazil's Oi still mulling TIM bid -sourceRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Reuters

    ... source, said the group would be willing to pay a 40 percent premium over TIM's current market value. Telecom Italia SpA, which owns 67 percent of TIM, and Grupo BTG Pactual SA, which is acting on Oi's behalf on the deal, also declined to comment. Oi ...

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