Corporate Financing Analysis - DT Chooses Expansion Over Exit - 17 FEB 2014
Corporate Financing week February 2014 / Czech Republic / Finance
Deutsche Telekom has reached an agreement with Mid Europa Partners to buy the remaining 39.23% in T-Mobile Czech Republic it does not already own for EUR828mn (US$1.1bn). The acquisition is believe...
Corporate Financing Analysis - Implications Of Radiokomunikace's Infrastructure Proposals - 09 DEC 2013
Corporate Financing week December 2013 / Czech Republic / Finance
Ceske Radiokomunikace (CRa) may buy the infrastructure of the three dominant Czech mobile network operators. The ambitious deal, if it can be pulled off, has the potential not only to radically...
Corporate Financing Analysis - Limited Growth Prospects Motivate Telefónica Exit Strategy - 18 NOV 2013
Corporate Financing week November 2013 / Czech Republic / Finance
Czech private equity fund PPF, is reportedly close to finalising a deal to acquire Telefónica's Czech business. Telefónica confirmed plans it wished to sell its Czech unit in October...
Corporate Financing Analysis - DT Considers Czech-ing Out - 09 SEPT 2013
Corporate Financing week September 2013 / Czech Republic / Finance
Mobile market leader T-Mobile's parent is considering an exit from the Czech telecoms market, according to reports. The move is part of a wider regional rethink from parent Deutsche Telekom (DT), l...
Corporate Financing Analysis - Institutional Investors Snap Up RWE's Divestments - 15 APR 2013
Corporate Financing week April 2013 / Czech Republic / Finance
RWE's sale of its Czech gas grid has moved the company closer to its sizeable asset divestment target. The company is one of a number of European utility majors offloading assets to improve their...
Corporate Financing Analysis - Fourth Entrant In Doubt As PPF Eyes Telefónica - 28 JAN 2013
Corporate Financing week January 2013 / Czech Republic / Finance
It has been reported in the local press that Petr Kellner's investment group PPF is considering a bid for telecoms incumbent Telefónica Czech Republic. The interest calls into question the...