Cable & Telecom

MTS closer to wrapping up Allstream sale

WINNIPEG - MTS is moving closer to finalizing the sale of its Allstream division to Colorado-based communications infrastructure service provider Zayo Group Holdings Inc.In a short statement Monday, MTS said that the parties are “now moving to close the transaction expeditiously” after satisfying certain conditions (not specified) to closing as set out in the agreement announced last November.  The $465 million cash deal is expected to close in the first quarter of 2016, pending regulatory approvals that include national security approval and Competition Bureau approval.Zayo provides communications infrastructure services, including fibre and bandwidth connectivity, colocation, and cloud services, to customers that...

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.