Tag Archives: Fintech

Fintech to take full control of Telecom Argentina

Fintech, the firm run by Mexican financier David Martinez, will take full control of Telecommunications company Telecom Argentina and its mobile subsidiary Personal following a corporate restructure that will see Grupo Werthein leave Sofora Telecomuncaciones. Sofora President, Saturnino Funes, explained that the iniciative seeks to simplify the ownership structure of Telecom Argentina in line with international [...]

Cablevision from Argentina was authorized to offer telephony and could be the first to launch quadruple play

  Telecommunications company Cablevision (Clarin Group), leader of the Pay-TV market in the country, was authorized by the National Communications Entity (Enacom) to add fixed and public telephony services to its portfolio.   It also agreed to the incorporation and fusion of the Fibertel brand (also of Clarin), which provides broadband services, a measure that [...]

Telecom Argentina is seeking to offer IPTV, broadband and telephony triple play via FTTH

  The telephony and broadband company Telecom Argentina will boost investments to offer IPTV, broadband and telephony services through a fiber to the home (FTTH) network, announced the CEO of the Mexican investment firm Fintech Advisory Limited, David Martinez, which recently acquired the company from Telecom Italy.   “What we want in telecommunications in the [...]

Sale of Telecom Argentina to minority shareholder of Pay-TV operator Cablevision was approved

  The Government of Argentina approved the sale of the shares held by Telecom Italia on the telephony and broadband company Telecom Argentina to Mexican investment fund Fintech, owner or 40% of the stocks of Cablevision (Grupo Clarin), the main Pay-TV operator in that country.   Fintech would buy in the coming days from Telecom [...]

La segunda mayor operación de TV por Cable de Latinoamérica se está escindiendo a USD 259 por abonadoThe second biggest operation of Cable TV in Latin America will be divided at USD 259 per subscriber

El Grupo Clarín y el fondo inversor Fintech (David Martínez) concluyeron las negociaciones para la venta de una de las tres unidades en las cuales el operador argentino de TV paga Cablevisión -el segundo mayor prestador de TV por Cable de Latinoamérica- está siendo escindido para adecuarse a la Ley de Medios de ese país. [...]

Socio de Clarín de Argentina señaló que el grupo quiere evadir la Ley de MediosArgentina's Clarín partner pointed out that the group is trying to avoid the Media Law

El titular del fondo de inversión Fintech -socio minoritario del operador argentino de TV paga Cablevisión (el socio mayoritario es el Grupo Clarín)-, David Martínez, señaló que el plan de adecuación a la Ley de Medios que va a presentar Clarín ante la Autoridad Federal de Servicios de Comunicación Audiovisual (Afsca) es un fideicomiso con [...]

El socio minoritario de Cablevisión Argentina vendería su parteCablevisión Argentina's minority shareholder could sell his participation in the company

El fondo de inversión Fintech, dueña del 40% de la operadora de TV paga Cablevisión Argentina, adquirió la empresa de telecomunicaciones Telecom Argentina. Si el ente regulador aprueba la transacción, Fintech deberá vender la parte que posee de la operadora de TV paga, de acuerdo a la nueva Ley de Medios. Según la prensa de [...]