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Company Overview of eircom Group plc

Company Overview

eircom Group plc went out of business. eircom Group plc, through its subsidiaries, offers fixed line telecommunications services in Ireland. It provides fixed-line and advanced voice services; 4G mobile services; voice over IP; customer premises equipment sales; public payphones; sale and monitoring of domestic alarm systems and directory enquiries; and local, national, and international voice services. The company also offers data transmission; asynchronous transfer mode, frame relay, and IP services; managed data networking; and Web hosting services. It serves residential, commercial, wholesale, corporate, and government sectors. eircom Group plc has a strategic partnership with Telefonica...

1 Heuston South Quarter

St John's Road

Dublin,  8


Founded in 1984

7,692 Employees


353 1 701 5000


353 1 671 6916

Key Executives for eircom Group plc

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eircom Group plc Key Developments

eircom Group Is Seeking Opportunity

eircom Group plc is continually reviewing merger and acquisition opportunities over a wide range of areas and could take advantage if it saw a good opportunity.

Eircom Reportedly Eyeing Setanta Sports

eircom Group plc (Eir) may acquire stake in Setanta Sports International Limited. Eir is in talks to acquire Setanta Sports. The Irish Times has learned that talks are at an advanced stage with a potential deal likely to be completed in 2016, subject to regulatory approval and competition clearance. The news report added that Mickey O’Rourke, Setanta’s majority shareholder and Co-founder, would remain with the business for a period after a deal is completed. It further mentioned that it is not clear how much Eir would pay to acquire Setanta but industry sources said the company could be worth up to €20 million, and the potential sale will yield a windfall for staff, who own 5% to 10% between them.

eircom Group plc, Q1 2016 Earnings Call, Nov 25, 2015

eircom Group plc, Q1 2016 Earnings Call, Nov 25, 2015

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