Download the FOCUS Telecom Business Services Quarterly: Winter 2014 Report

On the plus side, the final three months of 2013 witnessed another respectable gain of 4.2% in the FOCUS Telecom Business Services Index (TBSI). This was a nice way to conclude a year in which the TBSI was up a total of 19.3%. The only bad news is that even with these strong gains, the sector failed to keep up with the broader market in either the three-month or twelve-month periods….

For the second straight period, the number of M&A transactions in the Telecom Business Services sector was relatively low. This period saw only 18 transactions, even lower than the 23 transactions noted in our Autumn 2013 report. The slowdown in the back half of the year means that the number of transactions in the sector is down more than 10% from 2012, although it was still relatively high compared to other years…

Download it here:  FOCUS Telecom Technology and Services Group's Telecom Business Services Quarterly - Winter 2014 Report, Vol. 4, No. 1.