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Vodafone to acquire MásMóvil?

Speculation is mounting about a possible acquisition of MásMóvil by Vodafone Spain. According to El Economista, preliminary talks are taking place between both parties about an operation estimated at €6 billion that will turn Vodafone into the second largest telco in the country to compete with Movistar. MásMóvil has so far denied those conversations. Negotiations […]

September 25, 2020From David Del Valle in Madrid

MásMóvil launches 5G services

Spain’s fourth telco operator MásMóvil has launched a trial of 5G services in 15 Spanish cities hot on the heels of its rivals Movistar and Orange. MásMóvil will offer the new services to its customers through its low-cost brand Yoigo, partly using its own 5G networks and partly through its access to French Orange’s infrastructure. […]

September 9, 2020From David Del Valle in Madrid

MásMóvil sees “good business momentum” in H1

Spanish telco MásMóvil has presented its H1 results in which the Company, despite the health crisis caused by Covid-19, continues to maintain its growth in adding customers from fixed and mobile broadband and its main financial parameters. During this period, MásMóvil continues to increase the Group’s profitability and has obtained an EBITDA of €277 million […]

July 31, 2020

Movistar, MásMóvil shared networks deal

Movistar and MásMóvil, Spain’s first and fourth largest telcos respectively, have reached an agreement to share their networks. Thanks to the five year deal, MásMóvil will be able to cover around 500,000 new homes with FTTH and have access to future deployments of Movistar FTTH network across the country. The agreement will also allow MásMóvil […]

June 23, 2020From David Del Valle in Madrid

Spain: Vodafone, MásMóvil top services complaints

Vodafone and MásMóvil were the telcos attracting the greatest number of complaints in bundled services during 2019, according to the Informe de Atención al Usuario de Telecomunicaciones report from Spain’s Telecommunications Ministry. Vodafone accounted for 11.25 complaints per 10,000 subscribers, with MásMóvil, in second position, 10.80 per 10,000. Ranked 3rd, 4th and fifth were Jazztel, […]

June 18, 2020From David Del Valle in Madrid

Orange Spain, MásMóvil partner to deploy FTTH

Orange Spain and MásMóvil, the second and the fourth largest operators in Spain respectively, have reached an agreement to extend FTTH networks to between 2.2 and 2.7 million homes in the country. Both companies will share the new accesses for a period of 20 years and will be deployed in the next three years. MásMóvil […]

June 15, 2020From David Del Valle in Madrid

MásMóvil agrees €3bn private equity bid

Investment houses KKR, Cinven and Providence have made an agreed €2.96bn bid for Spanish multiplay telco MásMóvil, representing the first such European buy-out attempt by private equity firms since the onset of  the Coronavirus crisis. According to the three PE companies, holders of 29.56 per cent of MásMóvil’s stock had already agreed to sell for […]

June 1, 2020By Colin Mann