Deal Announcement

Sagent Advisors advised Digicel on the acquisition of America Movil’s Claro business in Jamaica, and the sale of Digicel’s businesses in El Salvador and Honduras to AmŽrica M—vil.

19 Nov 2011

Sagent Advisors acted as sole financial advisor to Digicel Group Limited (“Digicel”) in transactions with AmŽrica M—vil, S.A.B. de C.V. (“AmŽrica M—vil”). As a result of an agreement entered into in the first quarter of 2011, Digicel acquired AmŽrica M—vil’s Claro operations in Jamaica from AmŽrica M—vil and Digicel sold its operations in Honduras to AmŽrica M—vil . Digicel, a Jamaica-headquartered private company, provides a full range of wireless communications services in the Caribbean, Central America and Pacific regions and, as of September 30, 2011, had 11.1 million subscribers across its 32 markets. AmŽrica M—vil, a Mexico-headquartered public company, is the leading provider of wireless services in Latin America and, as of September 30, 2011, had 241.5 million wireless subscribers and 56.4 million fixed revenue generating units in the Americas.

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Deal Team

Anthony Belinkoff

Managing Director
United States