AT&T Buys T-Mobile for $39 Billion
AT&T has just announced an agreement to purchase T-Mobile for $39 billion which would combine two of the four largest cellphone carriers in the United States. According to CNBC, both boards agreed on the merger with AT&T financing the cash portion of the merger but will not assume any of the debt of T-Mobile USA or Deutsche Telekom who owns T-Mobile. The deal is expected to take the rest of the year to close.
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