Bouygues becomes Iliad target after SFR loss, Bloomberg says Even though Vivendi (VIVHY) turned down an offer from Martin Bouygues’s construction and telecommunications company for its SFR phone business, Iliad (ILIAF) is open to discussing a purchase of the entire Bouygues Telecom unit, people with knowledge of the matter said. Reference Link
Apax sells Orange Switzerland to Xavier Niel for CHF 2.8B Funds advised by Apax Partners announced that they have agreed to sell Orange Switzerland to NJJ Capital, Xavier Niel’s private holding company, for a total transaction value of CHF 2.8B. The transaction is subject to customary regulatory approval and expected to complete by the end of Q1. Apax has controlled Orange Switzerland since 2012 after buying the company from Orange SA (ORAN). Xavier Niel is Deputy CEO of Iliad (ILIAF).