Slide Show: Windstream & PAETEC's $891 Million Merger – Fast Facts, Analysis and Reaction
Windstream Corp. caught the telecom industry off guard Aug. 1 when it announced an all-stock acquisition of PAETEC Holding Corp., worth $891 million, plus the assumption of $1.4 billion in debt.
The news articles and analysis came fast and furious. For in-depth coverage of analyst and channel partner reaction to the news, check out these Channel Partners articles:
- Windstream-PAETEC: Analysts, Insiders Herald ‘Brilliant Deal’
- Agents Praise Windstream-PAETEC Merger
Also, let us know in our Channel Partners poll if you think the merger is good for the channel.
But if you’re looking for a quick overview of the deal, its implications and some industry observers’ thoughts on the transaction, this slide show is for you.