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Entertainment One Ltd (ETO.L)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

ITV withdraws proposal to acquire eOne
Thursday, 25 Aug 2016 05:45am EDT 

ITV Plc : ITV withdraws proposal to acquire eOne . Continues to believe in strategic logic and potential benefits of acquiring eOne .Appears this value is different to level at which board of eone would currently engage in a more formal process.  Full Article

Entertainment One buys remaining 50 pct stake in Secret Location
Thursday, 18 Aug 2016 02:00am EDT 

Entertainment One Ltd :Group has completed purchase of remaining 50% stake in leading digital studio secret location, which results in full ongoing ownership by group..  Full Article

ITV says proposed combination with Entertainment One has strong strategic rationale
Wednesday, 10 Aug 2016 05:22am EDT 

ITV Plc : Response to Entertainment One announcements . Confirms that it has made a proposal to board of eOne to combine two companies. Board of eOne has rejected this proposal . Believes that proposed combination with eOne has strong strategic rationale and would further accelerate ITV's rebalancing of business . ITV also reserves right to withdraw, vary or amend proposal, in whole or in part, at any time . Board of eOne has rejected this proposal . Proposal represents a significant premium over undisturbed eOne share price, prior to impact of recent bid speculation . Proposal represents a premium of 19.3 pct over eOne's share price of 197.90 pence on Aug. 8 2016, last business day preceding proposal . Proposal represents a premium of 41.1 pct over eOne's weighted average share price of 167.28 pence in 1 month period to July 11 2016 . Proposal is subject to normal diligence and any transaction would require board approval and customary other approvals. .Says proposal represents a premium of 46.7 pct over eOne's weighted average share price of 160.89 pence in 6 month period to July 11 2016.  Full Article

Entertainment One full-year pretax profit rises 9 pct
Tuesday, 24 May 2016 02:02am EDT 

Entertainment One Ltd : Restructuring programme launched which will yield annual cost savings of £10 million from FY18 . FY pretax profit rose 9 percent to 48 million stg . FY revenue rose 2 percent to 803 million stg .Final dividend up 9 percent to 1.2 pence per share.  Full Article

Entertainment One Ltd completes acquisition of Astley Baker Davies Limited
Friday, 23 Oct 2015 02:00am EDT 

Entertainment One Ltd:Announces completion of acquisition of Astley Baker Davies Limited.  Full Article

Entertainment One Ltd says rights issue and acquisition
Wednesday, 30 Sep 2015 02:01am EDT 

Entertainment One Ltd:Announces that it has entered into a share purchase agreement to acquire 70 per cent. of the entire issued share capital of Astley Baker Davies Limited ("ABD").Says the company also announces that it intends to fund the Acquisition and associated expenses through the net proceeds of a fully underwritten 4 for 9 rights issue to raise £193.6 million (net of expenses) (the "Rights Issue").  Full Article

Entertainment One Ltd declares final dividend
Tuesday, 19 May 2015 02:01am EDT 

Entertainment One Ltd:Declared a final dividend in respect of FY 2015 of 1.1 pence (2014: 1.0 pence) per share which will absorb an estimated 3.2 mln Pounds of total equity (2014: 2.9 mln Pounds).It will be paid on or around Sept. 10 to shareholders who are on the register of members on July 10.This dividend is expected to qualify as an eligible dividend for Canadian tax purposes.  Full Article

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