Satélites Mexicanos


Eutelsat closes Satmex deal

European satellite operator Eutelsat has closed its US$831 million (€609 million) acquisition of Latin American rival Satélites Mexicanos (Satmex), securing 100% ownership of the firm. The deal, which was first announced last July, closed after Eutelsat obtained all required government and regulatory approvals and last month secured a €930 million of six-year senior unsecured bonds. “With […]

Eutelsat targets Latin America with US$1.14bn Satmex deal

European satellite operator Eutelsat has agreed to by 100% of Satélites Mexicanos (Satmex) for US$1.142 billion (€861 million) as it looks to up its presence in the Latin American market. Eutelsat said that the deal, together with the recently ordered Eutelsat 65 West A satellite, will position the firm “as a major satellite operator in […]