Chris Nolter

Chris Nolter is a senior writer focusing on telecom, media and technology. Nolter's coverage ranges from profiles of key bankers and dealmakers to the inner workings of complex deals, and he is often the first in the industry to report on M&A activity and private equity. Prior to joining The Deal, Nolter published stories with FinanacialTimes.com, RollingStone.com, the New York Times Magazine and the Columbia Journalism Review. He also worked at the Museum of the Moving Image, where he edited the Moving Image Quarterly, the museum website and other publications, and he has produced live news broadcasts for CNN Financial Network.

Recent Articles By The Author

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Fires Opening Salvo in Bid to Repeal Net Neutrality

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Fires Opening Salvo in Bid to Repeal Net Neutrality

The FCC's new chief laid out the case for rolling back regulations that classify broadband as a utility in a much-watched speech in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday.

AT&T CEO Contrasts Tougher Wireless Competition, Softer Touch from Washington

AT&T CEO Contrasts Tougher Wireless Competition, Softer Touch from Washington

AT&T boss Randall Stephenson talks about the Time Warner and Straight Path deals, Trump tax policy and wireless subscriber losses during the company's earnings call.

FCC Chairman Targets 'Outdated' Media Rules; Net Neutrality Could Be Next

FCC Chairman Targets 'Outdated' Media Rules; Net Neutrality Could Be Next

Ajit Pai laid out his anti-regulatory agenda in a speech to the National Association of Broadcasters.

AT&T's Stephenson Has Much to Discuss on Earnings Call

AT&T's Stephenson Has Much to Discuss on Earnings Call

AT&T moves to close its Time Warner acquisition, as a rival carrier tries to bust up its purchase of Straight Path and T-Mobile CEO John Legere trashes the telecom's strategy.

Verizon's Debt May Curb Its M&A Appetite

Verizon's Debt May Curb Its M&A Appetite

The telecom giant's highest-ever leverage ratio could complicate its efforts to make acquisitions, MoffettNathanson says.