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Aliant (AIT = BRR + IT + MTT + NEL)
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Emcee:  JAMES BORECKI Type:  Unmoderated
Will this partnership be a powerhouse? Will the stockmarket recognize it's position as a leading technology company?

<<ST. JOHN'S, HALIFAX, CHARLOTTETOWN, SAINT JOHN, May 31 - A new name will enter the TSE tomorrow with the launch of Aliant Inc., a $3 billion growth company with revenues of $1.7 billion, 9,000 employees, and interests in telecommunications, information technology, mobile satellite communications, and emerging business.

Trading under the symbol "AIT", Aliant has emerged onto the Canadian technology scene from the business combination of Bruncor Inc., Island Telecom Inc., Maritime Telegraph and Telephone Company, Limited, and NewTel Enterprises Limited, owners of the major IT and provincial telecommunications companies in Atlantic Canada. Over 99% of voting shareholders were in favour of the resolution to form one company in Shareholder Meetings which were held on May 18 and 19. BCE Inc. will beneficially own 41.6% of Aliant. As a result of this combination, the shares of Bruncor (BRR), Island Tel (IT), MTT (MTT), and NewTel Enterprises (NEL) will no longer be traded on the stock exchanges as of the opening of business
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Thanks to the efforts of Wendy Cusack:
<<http://www.newswire.ca/releases/June1999/07/c1834.html>>

Historical information on Bruncor can be found on the old Bruncor thread:
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17Not sure what is happening stock price wise. Know they are taking iMagic publicLink Lady-11/8/2000
16Hi... Aliant's price has dropped somewhat from the high of $41.75. The sGold Panner-11/7/2000
15 I think the technology landscape is changing and the Maritimes are growing withLink Lady-10/26/1999
14 I've just recently been researching investing in this company... Could Gold Panner-10/25/1999
13newsalert.com PixStream And iMagicTV Demonstrate A Compelling Digital TV SolutiLink Lady-10/12/1999
12newswire.ca BCE tried to acquire all of Bruncor at one time now they want 51% oLink Lady-10/4/1999
11 Be nice if Aliant could tell what they have going for them on a regular basis. Link Lady-9/26/1999
10 Hope the latest news from iMagic helps people realize what AIT is doing. newswLink Lady-9/24/1999
9 You should find this of interst. Earnings up 24% this quarter, so the merger muLink Lady-7/29/1999
8 Wendy, yes I'm still holding. I've been so busy with my day job over tJAMES BORECKI-7/28/1999
7 Hi James are you still holding this one? Earnings to be released July 28. AccLink Lady-7/25/1999
6newswire.ca Aliant Highlights June 22 - July 22 (TSE: AIT) ATLANTIC CLink Lady-7/22/1999
5 Could the PR team be part of what is holding this company,s share price back? Link Lady-7/12/1999
4 Here is latest news from NBTel that might interest some. Sorry a little late. Link Lady-7/12/1999
3newsalert.com June 09, 1999 14:05 MTT Announces Marketing and Development AllLink Lady-6/14/1999
2newsalert.com rost & Sullivan: Wireless Voice Services, Are Subscribers ReaLink Lady-6/14/1999
1newswire.ca iMagicTV and PixStream Deliver Technologies to Complement NewbridgeLink Lady-6/8/1999
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