Macquarie-backed MEIF 6 Fibre to buy UK telecoms firm KCOM

Macquarie-backed MEIF 6 Fibre Ltd is to buy KCOM Group Plc in a deal valuing the British telecoms company at 627 million pounds ($787.51 million), after seeing off a British pension fund in a five-day auction which ended on Friday.

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