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Company Overview of Liquid Telecommunications Limited

Company Overview

Liquid Telecommunications Limited operates as an independent data, voice, and IP provider. It offers wholesale fiber optic, satellite, and international carrier services to telecommunications operators. The company also provides routing management; settlement and billing; satellite access and bandwidth; transit network design, operation, and traffic; Internet bandwidth; and access to ISP’s and enterprises in Africa and the rest of the world. In addition, it provides traffic management, switch partitions, IP connection and peering, and voice traffic termination services. The company was incorporated in 2003 and is based in London, United Kingdom with additional offices in Mauritius, the Unite...

9th Floor

6 New Street Square

London,  EC4A 3BF

United Kingdom

Founded in 2003

Phone:

44 20 7101 6100

Fax:

44 20 7101 6222

Key Executives for Liquid Telecommunications Limited

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Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Liquid Telecommunications Limited Key Developments

Liquid Telecom Mulls IPO

Liquid Telecommunications Limited is looking for initial public offering. The company is to file for an initial public offering in 2016 in Europe.

Liquid Telecom Kenya, Barclays in KES 7.6 Million Deal to Connect 10 Branches With Free WiFi

Liquid Telecom has put WiFi into banking halls at 10 of Barclays Bank of Kenya's branches in Nairobi, as well as its head office in Bishop's Gate, Ngong Road, in a KES 7.6 million project that makes Barclays the first bank in Kenya to offer its customers free Internet access in its branches. The project is aimed at enabling Barclays' customers to access Internet banking services and other online content for free via WiFi through a secure network that is fully independent from the bank's fibre connection, at speeds of 2Mbps. Liquid Telecom has provided connectivity for Barclays Bank of Kenya for 9 years, with the latest extension in the partnership coming as part of Barclays' investment in value addition services for its customers to increase their exposure to its online banking optionsand improve the overall customer experience. Barclays is keen to encourage its customers to use its digital platforms to do their banking, and is rolling out the free WiFi to help clients to explore its online facilities at the same time as they attend to banking needs in physical branches. The bank's Internet banking platform enables customers to open bank accounts, view and print out their bank account status, transfer cash, pay bills, utilities and school fees, contact customer care and carry out foreign exchange transactions, from any location, at any time, 24/7, as long as they have Internet access.

Liquid Telecommunications Plans To Raise Funds

Liquid Telecommunications Ltd. is eyeing a listing on a European Stock Exchange in 2016. Strive Masiyiwa, Chairman and Founder of Econet Wireless Global Ltd. said: "We are looking at one of the European exchanges and we will finalise that early in the New Year." This separate listing of Liquid Telecom will make this the second company under the Econet Wireless Group to be publicly traded after Econet Wireless Zimbabwe.

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