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Arqiva reportedly ‘making plans’ for £5 billion sale

UK transmission and media services provider Arqiva is making plans for a £5 billion (€5.9 billion) sale that would see it abandon plans for a stock-market listing, according to a report by Sky News. According to Sky News, which did not name its sources for the story, Arqiva is close to hiring banks to advise […]

Altice-Cablevision deal ‘fully funded’, partners to take US$1bn stake

Altice said that its US$17.7 billion (€15.7 billion) deal to acquire US cable player Cablevision is now “fully funded” after two fund partners agreed to take a US$1 billion stake. Funds advised by BC Partners (BCP) and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) agreed to buy 30% of the equity of Cablevision for roughly US$1 billion. The […]

Canadian pension funds vie for Macquarie’s Arqiva stake

Two Canadian pension funds are reportedly looking to buy a 25% stake UK communications infrastructure and media services firm Arqiva.  According to a Financial Times report, PSP Investments and the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board – which already owns 48% of Arqiva – are expected to compete for the stake that is being sold by […]