Braodband's Quest For Cash

McCall, Margo
March 2001
Wireless Week;03/05/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 10, p12
Trade Publication
Looks at the need of broadband fixed wireless communication providers Teligent Inc. and Winstar Communications Inc. to raise funds. Amount of debt and cash of the two companies; Earnings of Winstar in year 2000; Amount of Teligent's losses in 2000; Amount Teligent plans to raise in the third-phase of its funding.


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