Bell Launches Gigabit Fibe Internet in Toronto

Bell today announced the launch of what it’s calling “North America’s fastest internet” in Toronto. The new Gigabit Fibe service will be rolled out to 1.1 million Toronto homes and businesses, with 50,000 gaining access this summer. The company also indicated that it would be launching the service in other cities across Ontario, Quebec and […]

BCE in $1.1B Deal to Acquire Q9 Networks

BCE Inc. and three other institutional investors have joined forces to buy Web hosting service provider Q9 Networks for C$1.1 billion. BCE will contribute C$180 million for a 30 percent stake, while the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, private equity firms Providence Equity Partners and Madison Dearborn Partners LLC will provide $420 million for the remaining […]