Slim to Enter Telekom Austria?

People ♦ Published: May 18, 2012; 13:58 ♦ (Vindobona)

The Mexican investor Carlos Slim, who is currently the world´s richest man, is said to acquire stakes in Telekom Austria.

Slim to Enter Telekom Austria? / Picture: © Wikipedia / José Cruz

It is rumored that Carlos Slim is interested in becoming a major shareholder of Telekom Austria. Slim may acquire the 20% stake which is currently held by the Ronny Pecik and his Egypt partner Naguib Sawiris. Pecik and Sawiris are said to raise their stake above the 25% level. For Slim, the stake in Telekom Austria is only interesting if the blocking minority threshold is reached. Until…