Sorry Sprint. Charter Communications Isn't Interested

The proposed Sprint-Charter Communications merger would have been controlled by SoftBank Group
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Charter Communications Inc. (CHTR) - Get Report isn't interested in Sprint Corp.'s (S) - Get Report proposal, the company said in a statement to the Wall Street Journal Sunday.

The statement from Charter follows a report by the Journal last week that Sprint Chairman Masatoshi Son had been in talks with with both Charter and Comcast Corp. about possible business combinations but was pushing for an outright merger with Charter. Bloomberg also reported Friday that Charter was cool on the proposal but that talks were continuing.

The proposed Sprint-Charter Communications merger would have been controlled by SoftBank Group, according to reports by the WSJ

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