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Wednesday, 01 June 2016

KPN poison pill is odious but tactically useful

Time to talk

A stakeholder foundation has blocked America Movil’s planned bid for the Dutch telco, before a hard offer has been made. That’s not the free market way. But the no could just possibly lead to an agreed deal – if Movil lifts its 7.2 bln euro proposal, and KPN responds sensibly.

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