Liberty Global remains committed to selling its Swiss cable subsidiary UPC to local telco Sunrise under the agreed terms.
Vivendi has signalled its intention to vote down plans by Mediaset to restructure itself through a new Dutch holding company.
German media company Freenet, a major shareholder in Sunrise, will vote against the Swiss telco’s proposed takeover of cable operator UPC Switzerland, arguing that the price was too high and the conditions unfavourable.
The Federal German cartel office has given the go-ahead for the joint venture between Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland and ProSiebenSat.1 in the area of addressable TV and online video advertising.
The plan by US financial investor KKR to acquire a strategic investment in German media company Axel Springer has made an important step forward.
Digi Communications, the parent company of RCS&RDS, has secured a syndicated facility agreement.
Poland’s Cyfrowy Polsat has warned that its net profit will be reduced for the second quarter of this year.
At June 30, 2019, Telenet’s total basic and enhanced video customer base reached 1,902,200. On a sequential basis, the Belgian operator lost 14,600 net video subscribers during Q2 2019.
Liberty Global has completed the sale of its operations in Germany, Hungary, Romania and the Czech Republic to Vodafone.
Herbert Kloiber Jr. will leave the newly founded German media company, which emerges from Tele München Group, Universum Film, i&u TV and Wiedemann & Berg Film, on August 1, 2019.