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Re: Verizon wins MCI
On Feb 14, 2005, at 2:31 PM, Kevin Oberman wrote:
Add to that that Verizon also agreed to assume $4B in MCI debts and the purchase price doesn't look so low anymore. Also, despite all the news of Qwest's offer, according to what I read Verizon has been in talks with MCI for 2 years now, so they probably had a much more detailed agreement ironed out to MCI's liking.The articles I have read indicate that Verizon was not the bestDate: Mon, 14 Feb 2005 11:22:36 -0800 (PST) From: "william(at)elan.net" <[email protected]> Sender: [email protected] On Mon, 14 Feb 2005, Hannigan, Martin wrote:I was set on QUUest or UUQwest for the new name, too.What, don't you like UUVeriNET even better? :)I'm not financier, but this price seems rather low considering how largeVerizon wins the battle for MCI, pays < 7B.
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