Idea Cellular's PE backer exits before merger

Providence Equity Partners raised $193 million through a block sale of shares in the Indian telecom giant ahead of the company's proposed merger with Vodafone India.
February 28, 2017

Vodafone and Essar reach agreement

Vodafone and Essar to continue as partners in India. Essar negotiates a put of its Hutchison Essar shares after four years.
March 15, 2007

Vodafone steps carefully around Essar

Vodafone soft-pedals on some of its post acquisition announcements as discussions begin with the Essar group, and the Ruia family, regarding its 33% stake in Hutchison Essar.
February 21, 2007