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News Summary: Vodafone bids for Kabel Deutschland

THE DEAL: Britain's Vodafone PLC has launched a takeover bid for Kabel Deutschland, valuing Germany's biggest cable operator at about $10.2 billion. Full story

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German watchdog says would likely probe Kabel Deutschland deal

DUESSELDORF, Germany (Reuters) - Germany's antitrust regulator said it would likely be responsible for examining the proposed takeover of Kabel Deutschland by Vodafone <VOD.L>. Full story

Vodafone may trump Liberty with $10 billion cash bid for Kabel: sources

FRANKFURT/LONDON (Reuters) - Vodafone <VOD.L> is discussing a bid of about $10 billion with Germany's No. 1 cable operator Kabel Deutschland <KD8Gn.DE> and is confident its raised all-cash offer and absence of antitrust issues put it in a better position than rival Liberty Global, two so Full story

Kabel Deutschland shares rise on takeover interest

Shares in Germany's biggest cable operator are up after Kabel Deutschland received a preliminary takeover proposal from U.S. firm Liberty Global. Full story

Kabel Deutschland confirms preliminary offer from Liberty Global

(Reuters) - Kabel Deutschland - Germany's biggest cable operator - confirmed on Monday that they have received a preliminary approach from U.S. media group Liberty Global Plc after a British newspaper reported that the company had put forward a 7.5-billion-euro bid for the company. Full story

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A man passes the company logo of German cable television group Kabel Deutschland in Unterfoehring
A man passes the company logo of German cable television group Kabel Deutschland in Unterfoehring

A man passes the company logo of German cable television group Kabel Deutschland in Unterfoehring north of Munich June 24, 2013. REUTERS/Michaela Rehle

The logo of Kabel Deutschland is pictured at headquarters in Unterfoehring
The logo of Kabel Deutschland is pictured at headquarters in Unterfoehring

The logo of German cable television group Kabel Deutschland is pictured on the company's headquarters in Unterfoehring north of Munich June 24, 2013. Vodafone has agreed to buy Germany's largest cable operator Kabel Deutschland for 7.7 billion euros ($10 billion), betting on TV and fixed-line servi

Satellite dishes stand next to headquarters of German cable television group Kabel Deutschland in Unterfoehring
Satellite dishes stand next to headquarters of German cable television group Kabel Deutschland in Unterfoehring

Satellite dishes stand next to the headquarters of German cable television group Kabel Deutschland in Unterfoehring north of Munich June 24, 2013. Vodafone has agreed to buy Germany's largest cable operator Kabel Deutschland for 7.7 billion euros ($10 billion), betting on TV and fixed-line services