Comcast Corporation has confirmed it’s in the advanced stages of preparing a bid for assets of Twenty-First Century Fox.
The Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport has said there’s no grounds to intervene in Comcast’s takeover of Sky.
Comcast has officially notified the European Commission that it will make a bid for Sky.
Amazon’s Prime Video is now the fastest growing on demand service in the UK, outpacing both Netflix and Sky’s Now TV.
Culture secretary Matt Hancock has until June 13 to come to a decision on the proposed merger between 21st Century Fox Inc and Sky Plc.
Sky has overtaken Procter & Gamble to become the biggest spender on traditional advertising in the UK in 2017.
Sky Bet has been sold to Canadian The Stars Group creating the world’s largest publicly listed online gaming company.
BT continues to generate the highest volume of pay-TV complaints made by residential customers to Ofcom.
The Takeover Panel has separately told Disney, Fox and Sky that Disney will be required to make a mandatory offer for Sky once Fox has completed its own bid for the broadcaster.
Western European pay-TV will gain subscribers between 2017 and 2023. Although this only represents a 2.6% increase, the Western Europe Pay TV Forecasts report estimates nearly 3 million more subs to take the total to 106 million.