The new German media group assembled by US financial investor KKR through the acquisition of Tele München Group, Universum Film, i&u TV and Wiedemann & Berg Film will be branded Leonine.
The plan by US financial investor KKR to acquire a strategic investment in German media company Axel Springer has made an important step forward.
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.
US financial investor KKR wants to take over German media company Axel Springer, offering all shareholders €63 per share.
US private equity firm KKR is in negotiations with Axel Springer regarding a strategic investment in the German media company.
US financial investor KKR continues its acquisition course in the German production industry.
US financial investor KKR continues its shopping tour in the German TV production market.
The international investment firm BC Partners has completed the acquisition of a majority stake in United Group, the leading cable, telecoms and media operator in South Eastern Europe.
US financial investor KKR takes over German movie rights distributor Universum Film from Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland.
Austrian media entrepreneur Dr Herbert G. Kloiber sells his German media group Tele München to US financial investor KKR.