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Liberty Global-Sunrise deal revives a merger approved in Switzerland, but vice-versa

By Andrew Boyce
  • 12 Aug 2020 10:13
  • 12 Aug 2020 10:13
Liberty Global’s swoop for Swiss telecom operator Sunrise Communications would resurrect a combination that was approved the other way round by Swiss competition officials 11 months ago, yet rejected by shareholders.
Cable operator Liberty Global said yesterday evening that it had agreed to buy Sunrise for 110 Swiss francs a share,

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Andrew Boyce


Andrew is a reporter covering merger reviews and competition policy for MLex in Brussels. He joined MLex in 2015 and holds a degree and a master’s degree in history from the University of Liverpool.

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