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Rogers deal would see Xplornet acquire Freedom Mobile: G&M

Rogers Communications has presented the federal government with a deal that would see Xplornet Communications acquire Freedom Mobile to win approval for Rogers’s C$26 billion takeover of Shaw Communications, the Globe and Mail reported.

Rogers Communications has presented the federal government with a deal that would see Xplornet Communications acquire Freedom Mobile to win approval for Rogers’s C$26 billion takeover of Shaw Communications, the Globe and Mail reported. It’s now up to Ottawa to determine whether Xplornet, a Woodstock, New Brunswick-based rural internet provider owned by Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners, would be a suitable buyer for Shaw’s wireless business.

Source: Globe and Mail