- Competition on hold. // Christian Science Monitor;6/23/97, Vol. 89 Issue 145, p20
Editorial. Comments on mergers in the telecommunication industry in the United States. Reason why monopolies were split up; Merger between AT&T Corporation and SBC Communications Corporation.
- Merging to compete or to dominate? Cruz, Sherri // Las Vegas Business Press;08/10/98, Vol. 15 Issue 32, p19
Focuses on the merger trend among telecommunication companies in the United States. Threat seen by smaller companies in major corporate mergers; Impact of the Telecommunications Act on the trend.
- Back in the game. Carter, Wayne // Telephony;02/02/98, Vol. 233 Issue 5, p5
Focuses on the trend of consolidation taking place in the telecommunication industry in the United States. Talks of a merger between AT&T and SBC; Possibility for the industry to set back into a state of monopolistic competition; Growth potential of the telecommunication market.
- Merger mania. Fusting, Pamela // Rural Telecommunications;May/Jun97, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p20
Looks at the merger activity in the telecommunication industry in the United States in 1997. Merger mania as a free-market activity; Question concerning its impact on competition in the industry; Antitrust issues; Acquisition as a strategy for growth; Role of employees in making mergers a success.
- Hong Kong loses player as Hongkong Telecom buys Pacific Link. Bruno, Anthony // RCR;12/08/97, Vol. 16 Issue 48, p30
Focuses on plans by Hongkong Telecom CSL to acquire Pacific Link Communications Limited. Reference to a Memorandum of Understanding which HongKong Telecom signed with First Pacific Company Limited; What are the benefits of the acquisition for Pacific Link; Comments by Linus Cheung, chief...
- Telecom sector driving M&A activity. // Fairfield County Business Journal;5/6/96, Vol. 35 Issue 19, p10
Reports on the impact of the telecommunications industry on mergers and acquisition activities in the United States. Impact of technological development on the telecommunications industry; Impact of the reconfiguration of the telecommunications industry on merger activities.
- Canadian telecommunications. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;12/9/1991, Vol. 135 Issue 23, p11
Reveals Telecom Canada, a consortium of phone companies including Bell Canada, is expected to bid for Telesat Canada, the communications satellite company. Teleglobe, Inc., an Intelsat member, is also expected to bid on the sale of the government's 49.3 percent stake in Telesat.
- Report underscores number of companies choosing M&As over IPOs. Mooney, Elizabeth V. // RCR;08/10/98, Vol. 17 Issue 32, p20
Looks at the impact of merger activity on the telecommunications industry in the United States. Drop in the number of initial public offerings among the industry; Value of earnings made by the industry; Views of Paul Deninger, chairman and chief executive officer of Broadview investment bank.
- Stock turmoil not likely to detour telecom mergers. Mooney, Elizabeth V. // RCR;09/21/98, Vol. 17 Issue 38, p4
Reports that according to senior vice president of Daniels and Associates, in Denver, Colorado, the unstable stock markets are not likely to hinder mergers in the telecommunications industry. Identification of the top 10 planned mergers in all sectors for 1998; Comments from Jeffrey Taylor,...