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SoftBank gets FCC approval to close acquisition of Sprint; Clearwire stockholders vote Monday

0. phoneArena 05 Jul 2013, 16:04 posted on

Putting the final touch on an acquisition that started back in October, the FCC has officially signed off on SoftBank's purchase of 78% of Sprint. Sprint, in turn, will purchase the rest of the shares of network wholesaler Clearwire that it doesn't already own, and the FCC gave the green light to that deal as wel; the Clearwire purchase though, still requires a stockholder vote set for July 8th...

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posted on 05 Jul 2013, 17:45 1

1. Mark.J.Linskiy (unregistered)


Yay!!

posted on 05 Jul 2013, 18:58 1

2. Daftama (Posts: 546; Member since: 03 Nov 2012)


How long before the changes we will see hmm 10yrs

posted on 05 Jul 2013, 19:21 1

3. xtroid2k (Posts: 315; Member since: 11 Jan 2010)


im glad this has happened

posted on 05 Jul 2013, 20:35 1

4. tiburonpineda (limited) (Posts: 39; Member since: 27 Feb 2012)


Can't wait to see the end of this...i'm more than happy to come back to my Sprint my home.

posted on 06 Jul 2013, 00:24

5. tigermcm (Posts: 607; Member since: 02 Sep 2009)


Im thinking about returning to sprint next year, continue our relationship of 11yrs

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