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France’s Altice to Become U.S. Player With All Cash Deal For Cablevision | Variety

Wed Sep 16 23:08:30 EDT 2015 | Variety
“As a family business we are proud to be entrusted by the Dolan family with the ownership of Cablevision and look forward to continuing the pioneering path they have paved for us,” said Altice founder and president Patrick Drahi. “The strategy of Altice in the large and highly strategic U.S. market is reinforced with the acquisition of Cablevision. We will be in a stronger position, as in all other markets in which we operate, to deliver the best services, invest in the most advanced technology,..

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