Charter grew a little bit, with its deal for the former Bresnan systems closing Mon. The $1.6bln deal for Cablevision’s Optimum West assets gives the MSO systems in CO, MT, WY and UT passing more than 660K homes and serving 375K residential and business customers. The systems, which were rebranded from Bresnan to Optimum in ’11 following CVC’s $1.4bln purchase, will be renamed Charter. More on the integration and the continued rumors about Charter making a much bigger expansion.
More top stories in today's CableFAX Daily: