TITLE

Delivering the merger promises

AUTHOR(S)
Budden, George; Slater, Nigel; Cooper, Tony
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
Telecommunications - International Edition;Oct2002, Vol. 36 Issue 10, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the increasing number of mergers and acquisition in the telecommunication industry. Reduction of the operating cost; Confidence of the shareholder in the merger decision; Improvement of the customer services.
ACCESSION #
7568852

 

Related Articles

  • Contract Clauses You Can't Do Without. Kuehn, Richard A. // Business Communications Review;Jul2002, Vol. 32 Issue 7, p58 

    No abstract available.

  • Who's the Boss? Beach, Tarre // Wireless Review;01/01/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p36 

    Discusses the effect of consolidation and merger of telecommunication companies to their customers. Benefits of partnership between vendors and resellers; Services required by customers.

  • Attention, shoppers. Booth, Stephen A. // Adweek Eastern Edition;6/14/1999, Vol. 40 Issue 24, p28 

    Explains how consumers will benefit from the consolidation trend in the telecommunications industry of the United States. Expansion and enhancement of services from merged telephone companies and cable television providers; Charter Communications' closely spaced series of acquisitions; Computer...

  • Telecom Tremors.  // PC Week;01/25/99, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p54 

    Comments on mergers in the telecommunications industry in the United States in early 1999. Changes in the global industry, which are causing United States companies to seek mergers; Challenges that the United States industry faces; The role that bandwidth is playing; Why telecommunication...

  • 'Tis the season. Wendelken, Sandra // RCR Wireless News;12/27/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 52, p10 

    Presents an outlook for mergers and acquisitions in the wireless telecommunications industry for 2005. Carriers that are likely to merge; Possible acquisitions; Shareholder issues.

  • Lucent, Alcatel Merger Gets Shareholder Nod. Taylor, Colleen // Electronic News;9/11/2006, Vol. 52 Issue 37, p45 

    The article reports on the approval given by shareholders of telecommunication company Lucent Technologies Inc. to the company's merger with rival Alcatel SA. The merger was valued at approximately $13 billion. After the merger, the combined firm will have 850 offices worldwide and plans to...

  • Mergers & Acquisitions.  // Corporate Board;Jul/Aug2001, Vol. 22 Issue 129, p28 

    Discusses the importance of swiftness of action on the part of companies undertaking a merger or acquisition for the success of post-merger acquisition and the realization of maximum shareholder value. Identification of clear strategy and outcomes; Strategic approach to business processes and...

  • Q&A for M&.A: Value implications of corporate consolidations in European retailing. Dragun, Dmitry // European Retail Digest;Jun2002, Issue 34, p51 

    Deals with the significance of consolidation activities to the interests of shareholders in Europe. Value created by mergers and acquisitions; Shareholder value performance of European retail consolidations; Deficiencies of corporate consolidations with regard to shareholder value and financial...

  • Rolling back staggered boards.  // Mergers & Acquisitions: The Dealermaker's Journal;Jul/Aug93, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p9 

    Reports on the elimination of staggered boards by companies. Replacement with systems of annual elections of directors; Disassembly of shareholder protection; Corporate takeovers; Defense initiatives.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics