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Mystery company tried to buy Virgin Mobile USA

19 OCT 2009

An AP report notes that Sprint Nextel was not alone in courting Virgin Mobile USA this summer. According to a securities filing released Thursday, Virgin Mobile USA held discussions with a second company before eventually agreeing to be acquired by Sprint for US$483 million in stock. The second suitor is not named in the filing, only referred to as ‘Company X.’

 

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