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Iliad boss commits €1.4B to share buyback

French operator Iliad detailed a buyback offer worth €1.4 billion, a move fully financed by …

EC clears Xavier Niel eir acquisition

A move by French entrepreneur Xavier Niel (pictured) to acquire Republic of Ireland operator eir …

Iliad owner in talks over stake in Ireland operator eir

Iliad’s majority shareholder, French billionaire Xavier Niel (pictured), is in talks to buy a significant …

Closing BT-EE deal signals start to further UK deal-making

BT’s completion of the £12.5 billion acquisition of the UK’s largest mobile operator, EE, is …

Xavier Niel eyes move into UK mobile market – report

French billionaire Xavier Niel held “preliminary” talks with Ofcom, the UK telecoms regulator, about acquiring …

Niel sees Telecom Italia as M&A driver

Telecom Italia is a predator, not a prey, when it comes to European consolidation, according to …

Vivendi wants 4 seats on TI board

Vivendi wants four of its high profile executives on the Telecom Italia board of directors, as …

TI CEO meets investor Niel, weighs Brazilian strategy

Telecom Italia’s CEO, Marco Patuano, sipped coffee and talked “industrial strategy” with new shareholder Xavier …

Vivendi “surprised” by Niel’s TI move; long term plans unaffected

Vivendi said its long term plans for Telecom Italia (TI) remain unaffected by the news …

Iliad’s Niel bags minority stake in Telecom Italia – report

Xavier Niel, the billionaire founder of French low-cost operator Iliad/Free, bought a minority stake in …