When $5B Don’t Mean Much – An Incursion Into Canadian Telecoms
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Last week, there was a huge news story that fell from the sky over Canada. It was an important announcement for any hockey fan North of the border and, believe me, there are many! Last week, Rogers Communications (RCI.B) sealed a $5.2B deal to buy the exclusive rights for all Canadian hockey teams’ games with the NHL. This includes the right to broadcast, on any kind of media, games from the Vancouver Canucks, Calgary Flames, Edmonton Oilers, Ottawa Senators, Toronto Maple Leafs and the Montreal Canadiens. Note that the broadcast of 2 of the 3 richest hockey teams (the Leafs and the Habs) are in the package.

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