High On Fiber: 10 Notable Telecom Deals This Year

FiberTech: Private To Private

Private equity interests certainly aren't standing idly by while the service provider space attempts to sort itself out. In one of the bigger recent deals, Court Square Capital Partners (formerly Citigroup Venture Capital), plunked down $500 million to pry FiberTech Networks -- whose strength is building and operating fiber-optic networks in the Eastern and Central U.S. -- from another set of private equity backers, Nautic Partners and Ridgemont Equity Partners.


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