T-Mobile US agrees $26bn merger deal with rival Sprint

Nicholas Fearn
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T-Mobile and Sprint claim deal will lead to more investment and no lost jobs

The US mobile market could be about to undergo another round of consolidation, reducing competition from four main companies to just three, with an agreement by T-Mobile to merge with rival Sprint ...

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