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Telefonica, Blackstone to launch mobile advertising exchange

Telefonica and private equity firm Blackstone have jumped into the mobile advertising market with a …

Former Telstra CEO eyeing T-Mobile USA buyout

Former Telstra CEO Sol Trujillo is working to secure private equity support to acquire T-Mobile USA from parent Deutsche Telekom

Cable operator eyeing Base buy

Belgian cable operator Telenet is reportedly eyeing mobile operator Base, following an announcement by current …

NSN struggling to secure private equity investment

Reuters reports that Nokia and Siemens have “made little progress” in their efforts to find a partner for their Nokia Siemens Networks infrastructure joint venture, despite NSN having said in August 2010 that it had received “unsolicited expressions of interest” from potential partners.

Report: Private equity groups eyeing Polkomtel buy

The Financial Times reported that a number of private equity firms are lining up bids for Polkomtel, the Polish mobile phone company in which Vodafone Group is a minority investor.