ClearWire News

Sprint completes purchase of Clearwire

Sprint on Tuesday announced that it has completed its acquisition of wireless wholesaler Clearwire. The FCC approved the merger last week and Clearwire shareholders voted in favor of Sprint’s offer of $5 per >>

FCC approves SoftBank merger with Sprint and Clearwire

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission on Friday approved SoftBank’s acquisition of Sprint. The agency also gave Sprint the green light to purchase the remaining 49% of Clearwire it did not already own. Sprint shareholders previously >>

Sprint acquires a controlling 50.8% stake in Clearwire

With Softbank (SFTBY) acquiring a 70% stake in Sprint (S), it was speculated by Bloomberg that the latter would be unlikely to push on with its efforts to buy  a controlling stake in Clearwire (CLWR). Reuters is now reporting that Sprint >>

Sprint may not want to buy Clearwire after all

One of the predicted benefits of the Softbank (SFTBY)-Sprint (S) merger is that Sprint will now have enough cash on hand to buy up Clearwire (CLWR), the troubled wireless company that has partnered >>