But in 2004, 60% of our customers were corporates, and they are increasingly opting for more and more services," says Rick Hudson, CEO of TeleCity
This must be considered part of the twentyfirst-century telecity
The Scottish Internet Exchange Ltd, which wishes to be known as ScotiX, has appointed TeleCity
Ltd, which already handles the existing hubs in London and Manchester, to manage the co-location facility.
He envisions a Pacific telecity
consisting of Japan, Canada, and the United States, the three nations that are, arguably, the most advanced in terms of information systems.
Equinix intends to use the net proceeds of the offering, together with the net proceeds of the offering of USD750.0 million of its common stock, the net proceeds of a proposed senior secured term loan that it intends to seek in an aggregate principal amount of up to approximately USD700 million and cash on hand, for merger and acquisition activities and repayment of indebtedness for the entire issued and to be issued share capital of Telecity
Group plc and repayment of existing TelecityGroup indebtedness in connection therewith and for general corporate purposes.
AGMs: Perform Group, Porvair, RIT Capital Partners, Telecity
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However, the UK regions have exhibited the ability to attract major players with the likes of Freeserve located in Leeds, Telecity
in Manchester and Marconi and Oracle in Birmingham.
If for any reason the Telecity
Acquisition is not completed, then Equinix intends to use all of the net proceeds from the offering for general corporate purposes.
Name period Pre-Tax Figures (profit +, loss -) Dividend African Barrick Gold Yr to Dec 31 US$119.25m (-$283.45m) 16.30c (u/c) Anglo Pacific Group Yr to Dec 31 PS14.22m (-PS34.23m) 10.20p (+0.45p) Reckitt Benckiser Yr to Dec 31 PS2.42m (+PS0.04m) 134.00p (+9.00p) Telecity
Group Yr to Dec 31 PS76.15m (+PS16.71m) 7.50p (+7.50p) Tullow Oil Yr to Dec 31 US$1.12m (+$0.05m) 12.00c (u/c) NOTE: List is not necessarily comprehensive as companies are not obliged to notify the Stock Exchange of imminent announcements