Mandate Vinge advises Canal Digital Sverige in connection with the sale of Canal Digital Kabel-TV

June 27, 2011

Vinge has advised Canal Digital Sverige in connection with the sale of Canal Digital Kabel-TV (“CDK”) from Canal Digital Sverige AB (“CDSE”) for SEK 85 million. Buyer is Com Hem AB. CDK is a supplier of cable TV and broadband TV in Sweden and currently delivers TV services to approximately 220 000 households. Com Hem intends to divest the broadband TV part of the transaction with approximately 22 000 active customers to AllTele. The majority of the cable TV customers will gradually be connected to Com Hem’s fibre-coax network.

Vinge’s team primarily consisted of responsible partner Carl Johan af Petersens together with fellow partner, Johan Göthberg, and associates Peter Kjöllerström (project manager), Mikael Satama Granberg, Moa Bergsten, Philip Watson and Nicolina Kindblom.

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