t-mobile us inc (TMUS) Key Developments
Deutsche Telekom Reportedly In Talks With Comcast
Jun 17 15
Deutsche Telekom AG (DB:DTE) is reportedly in talks with Comcast Corporation (NasdaqGS:CMCS.A) about a potential sale of T-Mobile US, Inc. (NYSE:TMUS). Deutsche Telekom is in talks with several parties but Comcast is viewed as a more attractive buyer by the German telecoms provider's management. Comcast would be a better candidate as it is financially stronger and would be able to make an offer to buy all shares in T-Mobile US, Manager Magazine reported. Comcast isn’t interested in buying T-Mobile and hasn’t discussed a deal with Deutsche Telekom, said a person familiar with the matter. Comcast doesn’t want to risk pushing another deal in front of regulators so soon and hasn’t engaged in deal talks, said the person, who asked not to be named because the internal discussions are private. Manager Magazin in Germany reported that Comcast is interested in a deal with T-Mobile, citing people it didn’t identify.
Deutsche Telekom Reportedly Looking For Another Prospective Buyer For T-Mobile
Jun 17 15
Deutsche Telekom AG (DB:DTE) is seeking an alternative buyer for T-Mobile US, Inc. (NYSE:TMUS) or is looking to force Charlie Ergen to acquire T-Mobile, according to an article by Financial Times. According to another source, Dish Network Corp. (NasdaqGS:DISH) and T-Mobile US are at an advanced stage and a deal could be reached within a few weeks.
T-Mobile US, Inc. Presents at 2nd Annual Telecom One-on-One Day 2015, Jun-17-2015
Jun 12 15
T-Mobile US, Inc. Presents at 2nd Annual Telecom One-on-One Day 2015, Jun-17-2015 . Venue: Credit Suisse Offices, One Madison Avenue and 24th Street, 12th Floor, New York, United States.
Dish Network In Talks With Banks Over Funding
Jun 11 15
Dish Network Corp. (NasdaqGS:DISH) is in is in talks with banks over funding a bid for T-Mobile US, Inc. (NYSE:TMUS), according to Washington Business Journal. Dish Network is considering borrowing between $10 billion and $15 billion for the cash portion of the bid.
Deutsche Telekom Denies The Report Stating T-Mobile Not Interested In Dish Merger
Jun 10 15
Deutsche Telekom AG (DB:DTE) denies the report that it may not be interested in merging T-Mobile US, Inc. (NYSE:TMUS) and Dish Network Corp. (NasdaqGS:DISH). According to New York Post, Deutsche Telekom Chief Executive Officer, Timotheus Höttges said that he thinks Comcast Corporation (NasdaqGS:CMCS.A) might be interested in acquiring T-Mobile with more scale because in case T-Mobile is acquired by Dish Comcast would lose interest because regulators would likely block the deal given Dish's large spectrum cache. New York Post also reported that Deutsche Telekom is still looking towards a closer relationship with Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S). Deutsche Telekom denied that there was any truth to the report or the comments quoted in the report.