Iliad SA (ILD.PA)
* CEO rules out new round of telecoms merger talks (Adds CEO comments, Altice shares reaction)
(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
* 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)
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) Link to Fitch Ratings' Report: Italian Telecoms: A Changing Competitive Landscape https://www.fitchratings.com/site/re/903430 LONDON, September 19 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings says in a new report that it expects the Italian mobile market to contract over the next three years given the expected impact of a disruptive Iliad SA. The French-based operator is now expected to enter the Italian market in early 2018, providing a regulatory remedy to