SoftBank to Vodafone Seek Growth as Deals Top $80 Billion

SoftBank to Vodafone Seek Growth as Deals Top $80 Billion

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More than $80 billion in telecommunications and cable transactions have been announced or completed this year as companies from Dish Network Corp. to Japan’s SoftBank Corp. to the U.K.’s Vodafone Group Plc prowl for acquisitions.