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Ziggo Statement

May 8, 2014 - London


We have noted that on May 8, the European Commission announced opening an in-depth investigation to assess whether the proposed acquisition of Ziggo by Liberty Global is in line with the EU Merger Regulation.



Full press release of the European Commission:



About Ziggo

Ziggo is a Dutch provider of entertainment, information and communication through television, internet and telephony services. The company serves around 2.8 million households, with 1.9  million internet subscribers, almost 2.3 million subscribers to digital television and 1.6 million  telephony subscribers. Business-to-business subscribers use services such as data communication,  telephony, television and internet. The company owns a next-generation network capable of providing the bandwidth required for all future services currently foreseen. More information on  Ziggo can be found on
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For more information please contact:



Martijn Jonker

Director Corporate Communications

+31 (0)88 717 2419 |
Analysts and Investors

Wouter van de Putte

Director Treasury and Investor Relations

+31 (0)88 717 1799 |


Caspar Bos

Investor Relations Manager

+31 (0)88 717 4619 |

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Source: Ziggo via Globenewswire



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