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Invest Insight — Nokia Acquires Alcatel-Lucent

Published: 23 April 2015

ID: G00277740

Analyst(s): Frank Marsala

Summary

Nokia announced its intent to acquire Alcatel-Lucent in an all-stock deal that values Alcatel-Lucent at €15.6 billion. Gartner Invest believes this is a good strategic combination for both companies and is the right thing to do for the long haul, despite integration challenges the company will face.

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