As internet traffic continues to grow, demand for bandwidth from consumers and companies is multiplying. Our telecoms investments include a 30.2% share of the cocontrolling stake in INWIT - Italy’s major Tower Operator and a 26% stake in EWE, one of Germany’s largest utility companies and a leading provider of telecoms services.
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EWE is the fourth largest German utility, integrated throughout the entire value chain, operating in the energy and telecommunications sectors, and has a strong regional footprint in Northern Germany. The company is majority owned by EWE Verband, a group of 21 municipalities. EWE generates the vast majority of its operating profit from regulated and contracted activities, and offers attractive growth prospects thanks to its commitment towards the energy transition and telecom fiber deployment.
Synerail contract concerns the construction and the operating for 15 years of a GSM-R telecommunications network to be fully deployed over 14,000 km of tracks.