FCC Speeding Up Spectrum Auction Dec. 19

December 16, 2016

Starting Monday, Dec. 19, bidding in stage four of the reverse portions of broadcast incentive auction will increase from two rounds to three.

In the reverse auction, broadcasters compete to give up spectrum for an FCC payout. When that payout number is established, stage four of the forward auction begins, where wireless bidders have to at least meet that figure.

Read more at: http://www.broadcastingcable.com/news/washington/fcc-speeding-spectrum-auction-dec-19/161859

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