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  1. European Telecoms' Merger Talk Reaches Fever PitchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Wall Street Journal

    Talk of mergers among telecom firms in France has been so intense that executives are openly joking about it. "Hey so who is buying Bouygues Telecom: You or us?," Altice SA Chief Executive Dexter Goei quipped to Iliad SA's Finance Chief Thomas Reynaud during an industry conference here this week.

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  2. 2014 Report Card: EuropcarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Cycling News

    WorldTour ranking: 18th Win count : 11 Top riders: Pierre Rolland , Cyril Gautier , Romain Sicard When it comes to no-shows and hissy fits in cycling, Thomas Voeckler 's failure to climb off the Europcar team bus and attend the podium ceremonies at the finish of Paris-Tours this October was surely one of the highest profile of them all in 2014. But both for Voeckler - and probably for Europcar in general in 2014 - Voecker's finishing a narrowly beaten second in Paris-Tours must have felt like one frustrating near-miss too many.

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  3. European Stocks Are Higher on Stimulus Hints From ECB's DraghiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | TheStreet.com

    ... telecoms investor Altice , told a conference in Barcelona that his company was the most natural buyer for Bouygues Telecom. In Asia, China's Shanghai composite index closed up 1.4% at 2,487.11, while in Japan, the Nikkei 225 rose 0.33% at 17,457.51. ...

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  4. European shares riseRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Business World

    ... erate Bouygues rose 3.9 percent after the chief executive of Altice said it is open to buying smaller rival Bouygues Telecom. Bouygues lost out to Altice's Numericable in the bidding to acquire SFR from Vivendi earlier this year.

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  5. Altice interested in acquiring Bouygues TelecomRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Luxembourg-based investment fund Altice Group would be interested in taking over Bouygues Telecom if its parent company agrees to sell the unit, the Wall Street Journal reports. Speaking at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media and Telecom conference in Barcelona, Altice's chief executive officer Dexter Goei was cited as saying: 'Right now, we are focused on integrating , but if we get a phone call from Bouygues on Friday, then why not? There is a big synergy potential there.'

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  6. Europe open: Stocks rallied on PBoC and ECB stimulus hopesRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Live Charts

    ... gained after Altice SA's chief executive officer said it would be open to discussing a deal to buy all of Bouygues Telecom. Orange SA jumped after chief executive Stephane Richard said it will consider a strategic alliance with a landline or cable ...

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  7. The Wall Street Journal: Altice signals interest in buying BouyguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | MarketWatch

    Telecom holding group Altice SA would be interested in buying Bouygues Telecom if the parent company decided it wanted to sell, Chief Executive Dexter Goei said Thursday, reviving the long-swirling topic of who might buy whom in the French telecommunications market. "Right now, we are focused on integrating SFR, but if we get a phone call from Bouygues on Friday, then why not?", Goei said during the Morgan Stanley TMT conference in Barcelona.

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  8. Altice in French Telco Poker Game with Bouygues RemarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Forbes.com

    ... of the construction to media conglomerate founded by his father, does have a problem about what to do with Bouygues Telecom that has fallen behind in the rankings in the French market - the only market it is active in. Bouygues failed to obtain the ...

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  9. Bouygues rallies as European shares edge up; focus on ECB speechesRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Reuters

    Euro zone indexes were set for their first weekly gain this month as they rose early on Friday, with traders awaiting speeches from European Central Bank policymakers for clues as to whether more stimulus may be under way. French conglomerate Bouygues was the top riser among large European stocks, up 3.3 percent, after the chief executive of Altice said it was open to buy smaller rival Bouygues Telecom.

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  10. French and Benelux stocks-Factors to watch on Nov 21Read the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Reuters

    ... of SFR, France's second biggest mobile network operator, is also open to buying SFR's smaller rival Bouygues Telecom, the chief executive of Numericable's owner said on Thursday. Sanofi, which sacked its chief executive three weeks ago, gave a weak ...

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  11. Altice Chief Says It's - Natural Buyer' for Bouygues TelecomRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Bloomberg

    Altice SA , the cable holding company owned by billionaire Patrick Drahi, said it's the "most natural buyer" for Bouygues SA 's telecommunications unit in France. Altice, which holds a stake in France's largest cable provider Numericable Group, would be open to discussing a deal to buy all of Bouygues Telecom after completing its $23 billion acquisition of local mobile-phone company SFR from Vivendi SA on Nov. 27, Chief Executive Officer Dexter Goei said yesterday.

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  12. Altice Would be Interested in Buying Bouygues -- CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    Telecom holding group Altice SA would be interested in buying Bouygues Telecom if the parent company decided it wanted to sell, chief executive Dexter Goei said Thursday, reviving the long-swirling topic of who might buy whom in the French telecommunications market.

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  13. Altice could buy Bouygues Telecom in French consolidation deal - CEORead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | West Australian

    Numericable, which is about to complete the acquisition of SFR, France's second biggest mobile network operator, is also open to buying SFR's smaller rival Bouygues Telecom, the chief executive of Numericable's owner said on Thursday. "We see ourselves as the natural buyer .

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  14. Tschopp changes course to focus on marathon MTB racingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Velonews

    ... de Romandie, where he won the mountains classification. He also won stage 20 of the 2010 Giro d'Italia with Bouygues Telecom and the 2012 Tour of Utah, wearing the BMC Racing kit. "Mountain biking has always been a dream for me," he explained. ...

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  15. Tschopp switches from road to mountain bike in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... of the IAM family." Tschopp started his career with Phonak Hearing Systems ten years ago before moving onto Bouygues Telecom and then BMC Racing Team before joining IAM Cycling last year. "I am convinced that this is the right time," he said of his ...

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  16. France Telecommunications Report Q4 2014 - New Market Research ReportRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | PR-inside.com

    ... cash and shares deal for between Vivendi and Numericable was struck for mobile operator SFR. An offer from Bouygues Telecom was rejected by Vivendi in favour of Numericable's offer and Vivendi confirmed that lighter and... The France ...

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  17. Het Nets, Indoor Coverage Drive LTE-A TestRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | EETimes

    ... data rates. There are a few examples of successful carrier aggregation for LTE-A deployment in France. Bouygues Telecom first used carrier aggregation to launch LTE-Advanced in six cities in June of 2014. Similarly, Orange and SFR announced their ...

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  18. Bouygues Telecom acquires corporate ISP 1913Read the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Bouygues Telecom has announced the acquisition of 100% of the shares of business telecoms service provider 1913 for an undisclosed sum. 1913 was founded in 2005 by French businessman Roland Massenet, and currently has over 4,000 corporate customers on its books.

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  19. UPDATE 2-Bouygues lifts sales target thanks to international ordersRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | Reuters

    French conglomerate Bouygues raised its full-year sales forecast on Friday after international demand and diversification helped its construction business to contend with its weak domestic market in the third quarter. Quarterly operating profit fell 21 percent in the face of France's stagnant economy and a price war that weighed on Bouygues Telecom, but Chief Financial Officer Philippe Marien hailed a better than expected performance in construction, which accounts for two thirds of revenue.

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  20. Bouygues Telecom's 9M revenue down 5% y-o-yRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    French conglomerate Bouygues Group has announced its financial results for the first nine months of 2014, reporting a marginal 1% year-on-year increase in consolidated revenues to EUR24.223 billion at 30 September 2014, while net profit attributable to the group increased by EUR180.0 million in the period under review to EUR728.0 million. Revenues generated by its telecoms arm Bouygues Telecom amounted to EUR3.294 billion, a 5% decline y-o-y on the EUR3.453 billion reported in 9M 2013.

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