Iliad SA (ILD.PA)
Wed, Dec 20 2017
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) LONDON, December 20 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings expects the ratings of eircom Holdings (Ireland) Limited (eir), the largest Irish telecoms operator, to remain unchanged at 'B+'/Stable if Iliad/NJJ Telecom take a combined majority stake in the company. The anticipated change in shareholders by itself does not drive our ratings. We do not expect a material shift in eir's operational priorities despite the expected change in shareholders. We bel
BRIEF-Eircom majority investors enter definitive agreement with Toohil Telecom, deal needs regulatory clearance
* MAJORITY SHAREHOLDERS OF PARENT COMPANY OF ISSUER, EIRCOM HOLDCO S.A. ("EHSA"), HAVE ENTERED INTO A DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT WITH TOOHIL TELECOM HOLDINGS LIMITED ("TOOHIL") TOOHIL TO ACQUIRE 100% OF EHSA
DUBLIN, Dec 20 French telecoms group Iliad and its founder, tycoon Xavier Niel, are to buy a majority stake in Ireland's largest telecoms company, eir, the Irish firm said on Wednesday.
PARIS, Dec 20 French telecoms group Iliad has agreed to buy a 31.6 percent minority stake in eir - Ireland's main telecoms operator - for around 320 million euros ($379 million), in a deal which Iliad said would boost its earnings and geographic scope.
Dec 6 Iliad: * Names Alexis Bidinot as deputy CEO * Bidinot co-founded start-up firm Actradis.fr
BARCELONA Iliad , whose market launch in 2012 shook up the French telecoms industry, won over more customers in both its fixed and mobile businesses in the third-quarter and said it was on its way to finalizing a team to launch its business in Italy.
BARCELONA Iliad , whose market launch in 2012 shook up the French telecoms industry, won over more customers in both its fixed and mobile businesses in the third-quarter and said it was on its way to finalising a team to launch its business in Italy.
* Launch in Italy scheduled for end 2017/early 2018 (Changes media slug, recasts and adds CFO comments on Italy)
PARIS, Nov 16 French telecoms group Iliad - in fierce competition with bigger rivals such as Orange and Bouygues - posted higher third quarter revenues as it won more subscribers.
* ISSUE OVER-SUBSCRIBED, WITH OVER EUR 2 BILLION WORTH OF INVESTOR APPLICATIONS Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsroom)