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CRTC, spectrum auctions among major wireless issues for 2015: analysts

telecom | 12/18/2014 6:01 pm EST

As the new year approaches, Canadian wireless carriers of all sizes await a CRTC decision on domestic roaming that could, in the words of one analyst, “disrupt” the industry with wide-ranging consequences for two upcoming spectrum auctions and beyond. The commission’s ruling follows a five-day hearing in the fall on wholesale wireless regulation, the culmination of process that began early last year. According to Barclays analyst Phillip Huang, the wholesale wireless...