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SEC Filing Shows If T-Mobile/Sprint Merger Is Blocked, There's No Fees To be Paid

8 monthes ago   |   By Android Headlines

T-Mobile and Sprint announced their merger on Sunday, and on Monday a filing was made with the SEC which details the deal a bit more. There are a few important bits about this deal, including the fact that if the deal is blocked by regulators, neither party would owe the other anything. This is different from the AT&T/T-Mobile merger a few years ago, where regulators blocked it and T-Mobile came out with a rather large payday. However, there are some other circumstances that would require T-Mobile to pay Sprint around $600 million. That is still far less than what AT&T paid T-Mobile in its...
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T-Mobile and Sprint don't need to merge for 5G-they said so two months ago

T-Mobile and Sprint don't need to merge for 5G-they said so two months ago

8 monthes ago   |   By Ars Technica

Enlarge / T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray details T-Mobile's plans to build a nationwide 5G network.
One of the US' most successful mobile broadband providers is acquiring a struggling, smaller competitor, but it needs government approval of the merger. To make their case, the merging companies tell regulators that they can't fully upgrade to the next generation of wireless technology as standalone firms. They must join forces, or US wireless consumers won't benefit from an upgraded network, the companies say.
That description applies equally well to AT&T's attempted takeover of T-Mobile USA in...
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Opinion: T-Mobile/Sprint Deal Could Set Wireless Industry Precedent

8 monthes ago   |   By Android Headlines

T-Mobile and Sprint's merger deal is finally official after years of speculation that the two companies would be coming together to form one larger carrier and take on the two largest telecom giants in the country - AT&T and Verizon. This most recent possibility of a merger began last year with talks that T-Mobile wanted to buy Sprint, only to have Sprint eventually leave the discussion. When T-Mobile then revised its offer, Sprint reportedly rejected it due to differences in what both believed the deal was worth, officially stating that neither could come to “mutually agreeable terms,”...
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US Commerce Secretary Intrigued By T-Mobile/Sprint 5G Pitch

8 monthes ago   |   By Android Headlines

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is intrigued by T-Mobile and Sprint's 5G pitch the companies launched Sunday as part of their merger proposal meant to accelerate the adoption of the fifth generation of mobile networks in the country. “I think the pitch that Sprint and T-Mobile are making is an interesting one, that their merger would propel Verizon and AT&T into more active pursuit of 5G,” the official said in a CNBC interview, adding that the Trump administration is “very much in support” of every American company willing to contribute to the next wireless revolution. “We need it for...
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