Charter talks with AT&T about wholesale MVNO agreement

Charter has a wholesale agreement for its mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) traffic to ride on Verizon’s network. But speaking on a MoffettNathanson investor call today, Charter CEO Tom Rutledge said, “We have a good relationship with AT&T. We have had discussions about the MVNO. They’re interested in having a relationship with us, and we’re interested in having a relationship with them.”

Rutledge also talked about how the coronavirus crisis has highlighted the value of the home Wi-Fi network, which relies on the home wired broadband network. He said that 80% of the bits from its Spectrum Mobile subscribers’ mobile devices “are actually traveling over the Wi-Fi net