Adelphia Communications Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Communications Company

Adelphia Communications has acquired 8 companies of its own. A total of 6 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

Adelphia Communications’ largest acquisition to date was in 1999, when it acquired Century Communications for $5.2B. Adelphia Communications has acquired in 5 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include communications (100%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity5
    • M&A Buy Activity5
  • Total Sectors Invested 1
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 5

Adelphia Communications Corp.

One North Main Street,
Coudersport, Pennsylvania 16915
United States,
(814)274-9830
www.adelphia.com

Adelphia Communications was the country’s sixth largest cable television operator and, through various subsidiaries, provided cable television and local telephone service to customers in twenty-nine states and Puerto Rico.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '96 '97 '98 '99 '00 '01 T
Buy (1.0/yr) # - - 1 2 1 1 5
vol $7.3B $7.3B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  5

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Benchmark Communications LLC 2001-01-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Metairie, Louisiana
Loudoun Communications 2000-01-01 - Add-on Acquisition
, Virginia
Century Communications Corp. 1999-03-05 5.2B USD Merger
New Canaan, Connecticut
FrontierVision Partners, L.P. 1999-02-23 2.1B USD Add-on Acquisition
Denver, Colorado
Verto Communications, Inc. 1998-12-21 - Add-on Acquisition
Scranton, Pennsylvania
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Communications 5 (100%) 7.3B (100%) - -
Total 5 $7.3B - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 5 7.3B - -
  Virginia 1 - - -
  Pennsylvania 1 - - -
  Louisiana 1 - - -
  Connecticut 1 5.2B - -
  Colorado 1 2.1B - -
Total 5 $7.3B - -

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 2 $7.3B
TOTAL $7.3B
Largest Century Communications Corp.
$5.2B (1999-03-05)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
100%
6 100%

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