Bell MTS deal approved by federal regulators

BCE Inc. will be able to acquire Manitoba Telecom Services Inc. under the $3.9 billion deal the telecommunication carriers made...

February 15th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Bell MTS pledge to build more LTE ‘a bit of a stunt,’ says PIAC

The $3.9 billion acquisition deal between BCE Inc. and Manitoba Telecom Services Inc. may be the subject of a Competition...

May 20th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Bell’s acquisition of MTS could mean better service or higher prices, analysts say

Bell Canada owner BCE Inc.'s bid to purchase Manitoba telecom provider Manitoba Telecom Services (MTS) could lead to better service according to one industry analyst,...

May 2nd, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Bell’s $3.9 B MTS acquisition faces numerous regulatory hurdles

The country's biggest phone company could get bigger if regulators and the government allow BCE Inc. to buy Manitoba's incumbent...

May 2nd, 2016 Howard Solomon


IT leadership and the CIO

MTS close to selling off its Allstream telecom property to U.S. firm

Manitoba Telecom Services Inc. (MTS) and U.S.-based Zayo Group Holdings Inc. announced today that the sale of Allstream Inc. is close to...

January 11th, 2016 Ryan Patrick

Zayo will operate Allstream as 3 business units

Boulder, Colo.-based Zayo Group plans to break up its just-acquired Allstream business into three different business groups, according to CEO...

November 24th, 2015 Brian Jackson

MTS sells Allstream to U.S.-based Zayo

MTS Inc. is selling off its Allstream Inc. telecom business to Boulder, Colo.-based communications infrastructure firm Zayo Group Holdings Inc.,...

November 23rd, 2015 Brian Jackson

MTS looking for new CEO

Pierre Blouin will step down as CEO of Manitoba Telecom Services (MTS) later this year after nine years as the...

August 13th, 2014 Howard Solomon