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ITV plc to acquire UTV's television business
Monday, 19 Oct 2015 02:00am EDT 

ITV plc:Says it has agreed to acquire 100% of UTV Ltd, which owns the television assets of UTV Media plc, for a total cash consideration of 100 million pounds.Says the transaction will be financed through existing cash and debt facilities.  Full Article

Liberty Global plc increases stake in ITV Plc to 9.9 Plc
Friday, 31 Jul 2015 02:00am EDT 

Liberty Global plc:Says that it has acquired 138.7 million shares in ITV plc, thereby increasing its existing stake to a total of 398.5 million shares in ITV or about 9.9 pct. of ITV's ordinary shares outstanding.Says that Liberty Global has at same time entered into a hedging transaction with respect to the ITV shares it has acquired and obtained further financing from its hedge counterparty.Says acquisition of additional ITV shares, combined with amending an existing hedging transaction with respect to ITV shares, will result in net cash being released to Liberty Global.  Full Article

ITV Plc declares interim dividend; Gives FY 2015 outlook
Tuesday, 28 Jul 2015 02:01am EDT 

ITV Plc:Has declared an interim dividend for 2015 of 1.9 pence, up 36 pct.Interim dividend is expected to be roughly third of full year dividend.Our outlook for remainder of year is unchanged and we expect to deliver another strong performance in FY 2015.  Full Article

ITV Plc to acquire Twofour Group's holding co Boom Supervisory
Wednesday, 24 Jun 2015 07:00am EDT 

ITV Plc:Greed to acquire Boom Supervisory Limited, holding company of Twofour Group.ITV pay an initial cash consideration of 55 million pounds for 75 pct of group.Total maximum consideration for Twofour and remaining 49 pct of Mainstreet is 280 million pounds.Acquisition will be earnings enhancing from day one.Twofour has a put and call option to acquire remaining 49 pct of its subsidiary mainstreet that can be exercised between 2018 and 2023.Twofour also owns 51 pct of Drama Indie Mainstreet Pictures, and has a distribution business, Twofour rights.With contingent payments dependent on both businesses delivering exceptional profit growth to 60 million pounds in aggregate over payment period.  Full Article

ITV PLC completes acquisition of Talpa Media B.V
Tuesday, 5 May 2015 04:00am EDT 

ITV PLC:Completes the acquisition of Talpa Media B.V.  Full Article

ITV PLC to acquire Talpa Media B.V.
Thursday, 12 Mar 2015 03:00am EDT 

ITV PLC:Says that it has agreed to acquire Talpa Media B.V. for an initial cash consideration of about 355 mln pounds.Says it will pay an initial cash consideration of 500 mln euros(about 355 mln pounds) for 100 pct of Talpa's fully diluted share capital with further payments dependent on Talpa's future performance.Says total maximum consideration, including initial payment, is up to 1.1 bln euros(about 781 mln pounds).Says transaction will be financed through existing cash resources and new debt facilities, and is expected to close during Q2.  Full Article

ITV PLC gives FY 2015 revenue outlook
Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 02:00am EST 

ITV PLC:Expects to deliver another strong performance in FY 2015 with continued revenue growth across all parts of the business.FY 2015 revenue of 2,774 mln Pounds - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

ITV PLC proposes final and special dividend
Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 02:00am EST 

ITV PLC:Is proposing a final dividend of 3.3 pence per share, giving a full year dividend of 4.7 pence per share, up 34 Pct.Is also proposing a 250 mln Pounds special dividend of 6.25 pence per share.The final dividend and special dividend for 2014 will be paid on May 29.The ex dividend date is April 30 and the record date is May 1.  Full Article

ITV PLC declares interim dividend
Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 02:00am EDT 

ITV PLC:Says it has declared an interim dividend of 1.4 pence which will be roughly a third of the full year dividend.  Full Article


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