- Vodafone (VOD) has confirmed reports that it's in discussions with Verizon Communications (VZ) over the sale of the U.K. carrier's 45% stake in Verizon Wireless to the U.S. company.
- Other than saying that "there is no certainty that an agreement will be reached," Vodafone provided no further details.
- Bloomberg reported that the sides are in advanced talks over a $130B deal. (PR)
- Vodafone shares are +8.1% in London.
at CNBC.com (Nov 19, 2014)