Category Archives: Spectrum Finance

Spectrum – Is it all about access?

Spectrum access rights, to a spectrum frequency band, have traditionally been allocated to certain industry sector users by the ITU and in turn licensed by national regulators, typically on an exclusive rights basis. Recently, we have also seen a significant growth in the open “unlicensed” spectrum ranges, such as Wi-Fi where access is given by allowing “sharing” or… Read More »

Sharing spectrum – what’s on the menu for “starters”?

telcoconsulting recently presented a paper entitled “valuation and pricing” at the techUK Spectrum Policy Forum on spectrum sharing within the 3.8-4.2 GHz band, which highlighted our initial thoughts on this complex subject. Valuations of a spectrum band typically considers the specification of the frequency band, its location (country or geographic area), and allocations of the band to sectors,… Read More »

telconsulting successfully delivers Spectrum Finance Training to ITU-R in Geneva

Building on their recent successfully delivered training courses, telcoconsulting was invited by the Director of the ITU-R Radio Communication Bureau to provide an intensive training course on “Spectrum Finance” at their global headquarters in Geneva in October 2016. Training topics included “financial impact of spectrum policy/licensing, “valuation methods relating to Spectrum including a mobile licence case study” and… Read More »