Vivendi’s chairman of the management board and CEO Arnaud de Puyfontaine has resigned from his position as member of the board of directors at Telecom Italia (TIM) with immediate effect.
French pay-TV group Canal+ is apparently evaluating a possible takeover of German pay-TV operator Sky Deutschland together with other investors.
Studiocanal is expanding its German offering on Amazon Prime Video.
Austrian pay-TV channel Canal+ First is now also available on the Sky Austria platform.
Canal+ has taken its holding in African pay-TV platform Multichoice to 18.44%.
French pay-TV group Canal+ will launch a streaming service and linear TV channel in Austria on March 15, 2022.
Canal+ has upped its stake in MultiChoice by another 3%, the South African pay platform has confirmed.
Vivendi has bid nearly €610 million for a further 18% stake in the Lagardère Group.
Canal+ Luxembourg S.à r.l. intends to indirectly acquire substantial parts of A1now TV GmbH concerning Austrian streaming service A1now TV.
Vivendi’s Canal+ Group had revenues of €2,782 million in H1, or 4.7% more than in the same period last year.