Cable & Telecom

BCE deal going ahead: report

TORONTO – Recent market turmoil and a bondholder’s lawsuit has fueled speculation that the deal to take Bell Canada private might fall apart. No way, said Jim Leech, CEO of the Ontario Teachers Pension Plan. In a Bloomberg report, Leech insisted the $52 billion deal, led by the huge pension plan he oversees and also includes Providence Equity Partners and Madison Dearborn, is definitely going ahead. Click here for the full story.

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.