The FCC will jointly look at AT&T's (T) proposed acquisition of T-Mobile USA, and of $1.9B...

|By:, SA News Editor

The FCC will jointly look at AT&T's (T) proposed acquisition of T-Mobile USA, and of $1.9B in spectrum from Qualcomm (QCOM). This is arguably a negative for AT&T, since it suggests the FCC has no interest in quickly rubber-stamping the T-Mobile deal, and wants to look at its broader implications for the competitive landscape.