A record number of spectrum licences will be auctioned in 2012. Spectrum is becoming available in a wide variety of bands, facilitating the roll-out of next-generation mobile broadband networks ('4G'). Operators need to understand how to best compare and contrast the different bands to determine appropriate spectrum asset valuations. This report examines the key strategic, commercial and technical factors that should inform decision making in the run-up to spectrum auctions, and explains the results of previous auctions.
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Companies mentioned in this report: America Movil, Anatel, AT&T, Cell C, China Mobile, Everything Everywhere (T-Mobile), EVN Telecom, France Telecom (Orange), Globe Telecom, Hanoi Telecom (Vietnamobile), Hutchison 3G UK (3), LightSquared, Net4Mobility, Sonera, Telefonica de Espana (Movistar), Telefonica UK (O2), TeliaSonera, TELUS Communications, Verizon, Vodafone (UK) and Vodafone Espana.