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UK mobile consolidation: What does it mean for you?

  • TC2 Blog
  • 2/6/2015
  • Mark Sheard

As of 5th February 2015, BT has apparently agreed to a £12.5bn deal with Orange and Deutsche Telekom to sell their UK joint venture “EE” mobile services business to BT, and “Three” – which is owned by Hutchison Whampoa and is the fourth mobile carrier in the UK – is seemingly still planning a bid for “O2”, which in turn is owned by Telefonica.

Did you follow that? David gave the basic business outlines of all this in December. Now let’s look at what this seismic shift in the UK mobile market means for you, the business customer for UK mobile services.