Guest Post | Advt. | Query:

BBV, Bouwfonds and ZTE Cooperate in the Expansion of the Fibre Optic Network in Undersupplied Rural Areas

First step toward joint regional expansion projects in Nordbaden and the Rhine-Neckar area

Frankfurt, November 7, 2017 – With Breitbandversorgung Deutschland (BBV), Bouwfonds Investment Management (Bouwfonds IM) and ZTE Deutschland, a strong new partner for the privately financed expansion of the fibre optic network in structurally weak regions enters the German market. The three companies plan to join forces to close existing supply gaps in largely undersupplied regions by building future-proof, high-performance networks. The Bouwfonds Communication Infrastructure Funds II will undertake the financing of the joint projects. The networks built by ZTE Deutschland and containing latest network technology from ZTE will be marketed and operated by BBV. This is covered by a cooperation agreement which has now been signed between the three parties. The financial advisor for BBV shall be the Infrastructure & Energy Division of the private bank Berenberg.

Overall, a two digit million amount is available to the cooperation partners for joint projects in a first step. Financing will be made via the recently founded second institutional infrastructure fund, the Bouwfonds Communication Infrastructure Fonds II (BCIF II). The first project of the cooperation partners is the installation of a fire optic network in the city of Bretten near Karlsruhe. The network, which is already being marketed, is jointly planned and built by BBV and the technology provider ZTE Deutschland. The BCIF II will purchase the passive infrastructure upon completion, and BBV will then lease and operate the network. In the context of their cooperation, the partners have already identified more potential expansion clusters in the Nordbaden region and in the Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region which shall be gradually addressed in the near future.

Dr. Peter Selgert, Director Asset Management Communications Infrastructure at Bouwfonds IM, explains: “The investment in Bretten is an example of our investment strategy. The BCIF II invests in infrastructure in the undersupplied rural area. The objective is to build a comprehensive regional fibre optic network by joining multiple partial networks, supplying both private households and businesses with high-speed Internet.”The “Bouwfonds Communication Infrastructure Fund II” will invest between 500 and 600 million euros in “passive telecommunication infrastructure” such as fibre optic networks, broadcasting towers and data centers.

“We want to assume a pioneering role in this emerging field with our cooperation partners. In doing so, we can achieve very stable cash flows based on our proven joint expertise and the careful structured approach and, above all, limit the development risk for all parties involved. After all, the investor will only purchase the infrastructure in each case after it has been completed,” underlines Manfred Maschek, Managing Director of BBV Deutschland, at today’s signing of the cooperation agreement.

“Europe’s strongest national economy also needs the highest performing digital infrastructure, also in rural area. It is our declared goal to promote Germany on its journey into the gigabit society and to drive the building of a gigabit infrastructure in our role of a global technology leader for broadband technologies,” adds Sun Jie, General Manager of ZTE Deutschland GmbH. “ZTE has already been active in Germany for more than 12 years and has been making long-term investments. Against this background, partners with the same long-term vision have teamed up here.”

In the future, the private financing of fibre optic networks in regions where high-speed Internet is not available everywhere or not at all will play a key role for Germany’s journey into the gigabit society. The necessary investment volume for a comprehensive expansion of fibre optic networks which experts estimate to amount to 70 to 80 billion euros cannot be borne by the network operators alone.

Source: ZTE

Have any Question or Comment?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

…… ……. … …

……… …. …….

….. …… ………

……. ….. …….

.. ……. …….. 0

buy! buy! CHEAP! Telefonie VoIP CHEAP! buy! buy! CHEAP!

.. ……. …….. .

buy! buy! CHEAP! Telefonie VoIP CHEAP! buy! buy! CHEAP!


……. ….. ……..


For the 2012 MLB period, we found an totals forecast Joao’s Renowned Over/Under João Zorro Gonçalves, Zcode Totals Pro, System of the time with progressions that have been successful over 98 98% ... We eventually perfected our over/under program ( Zcodesystemexclusive ), although it h-AS has brought years of investigation. Five Steps to Making a Winning MLB Method: 1. Execute appropriate cash management tools. 2. MLB rules that are comprehend. 3.Extensive testing back to make sure successful longterm results ...


There is always a challenge when you're dealing with the Foreign Exchange Market. That's just the nature of the beast. The best thing you can do is to learn about how the market operates as a whole so that you will be ready to meet these challenges. iq option penipu Never be misled by any profit gains in binary options. This is the number-one way traders end up losing their money and ultimately failing. Remember that the same things that make you laugh can make you cry in this market, and you can lose that $700.



Learning Polish has never been this fun and easy as with our podcasts Learn Polish with Polishpod101 Start today and become conversational in Polish in no time


The Best Website Agen Poker Resmi Terpercaya come join


Do you need edmonton phone systems service ? Call complete communications today!

……… ……… .


High-tech solutions for easy start-up of your IPTV/OTT-business



If you want to purchase not only one item, you have a chance to enjoy privileges. There is a sale’ tab on the site which offers a fantastic range of reduced counterfeit watches and accessories, such as sunglasses, cufflinks, watch straps and pens. Luxury Jewelry Replica At MCA.MN On Sale You get a 5% discount if you buy two pieces, this discount increases to 10% if you buy 4 pieces or more. There is free international shipping on all orders on this site. We also offer customers a free return anytime with a 100% money back guarantee.