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Pandora signs landmark direct licensing agreements with Merlin Network, Sony Music and Universal Music Group
Tuesday, 13 Sep 2016 07:15am EDT 

Pandora Media Inc : Pandora enters into landmark direct licensing agreements with Merlin Network, Sony Music and Universal Music Group . Agreements apply to pandora's business in united states . Signing of direct licensing agreements for recorded music with merlin network, sony music and universal music group, along with orchard .Signing of direct licensing agreements with over 30 other independent labels and distributors.  Full Article

Guillemot family takes its stake in Ubisoft to 12.84 percent of capital-AMF
Monday, 12 Sep 2016 08:40am EDT 

Ubisoft Entertainment SA : The Guillemot family increased its stake in Ubisoft to 12.84 percent from 9.20 percent previously, according to a regulatory filing of the French markets authority AMF. . The Guillemot family now owns 18.91 percent of voting rights in the video games maker, AMF says . Ubisoft said last week that Guillemot Brothers SE and a bank had entered into an agreement related to the purchase of up to 4,000,008 shares in Ubisoft, representing 3.5 percent of its capital. [nP6N1AP00I] Further company coverage: [UBIP.PA] (Reporting by Mathieu Rosemain) ((Mathieu.Rosemain@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Telecom Italia shareholders will find Q3 very satisfactory - CEO
Thursday, 1 Sep 2016 06:25am EDT 

Telecom Italia CEO Flavio Cattaneo says: shareholders will find third-quarter results very satisfactory . Q3 results will show improved profitability Further company coverage: [TLIT.MI] (Reporting by Milan newsroom).  Full Article

Mediaset key shareholder rejects Vivendi version of pay-TV deal
Thursday, 25 Aug 2016 03:00pm EDT 

Italy's Fininvest, the key shareholder of Italian broadcaster Mediaset says: reaffirms the fairness of its behaviour and that of Mediaset in the pay-TV deal with Vivendi . completely rejects the version of facts given by the French media company with regards to the pay-TV agreement . is astonished by fact that Vivendi , whose behaviour it sees as unacceptable and unfair, is portraying itself as damaged party in the dispute over the pay-TV deal Further company coverage: [VIV.PA] [MS.MI] (Reporting by Milan newsroom).  Full Article

Mediaset says Premium losses in Q2 in line with expectations
Thursday, 28 Jul 2016 01:13pm EDT 

A top executive for Italian broadcaster Mediaset says during an analyst conference call: company will not be able to give new guidance on pay-TV unit Premium before September due to Vivendi decision to change terms of deal signed in April . Premium's costs this year will be in line with last year's . the losses recorded by Premium in the second quarter of the year were in line with expectations . he sees an improvement in the performance of the pay-TV arm in second half of year . the company is available for talks with Vivendi as long as the value given to Premium is not changed with respect to the one envisaged in the deal signed in April Further company coverage: [MS.MI] (Reporting by Milan newsroom).  Full Article

Mediaset's pay-TV loses 37 mln euros in second quarter of 2016
Thursday, 28 Jul 2016 12:25pm EDT 

Italian broadcaster Mediaset says in a company presentation: its pay-TV unit Premium recorded a net loss of 37.1 million euros in the second quarter of the year . Premium lost 63.7 million euros in the first quarter Further company coverage: [MS.MI] (Reporting by Milan newsroom).  Full Article

Telecom Italia, Fastweb JV open to commercial partners, not equity investors - source
Wednesday, 27 Jul 2016 04:58am EDT 

Telecom Italia: a company source clarifies broadband JV with Fastweb open to other commercial partners, not to equity investors . CEO Flavio Cattaneo earlier said the JV was open to other partners, but he wasn't aware if there was any other party interested in investing in infrastructure . Telecom Italia and Fastweb said on Tuesday they have agreed to create a joint venture that will invest 1.2 billion euros ($1.32 billion) to help speed up the rollout of an ultrafast broadband network in 29 cities across Italy.[nL8N1AC6UH] Further company coverage: [TLIT.MI] (Reporting by Stefano Rebaudo, editing by Paola Arosio).  Full Article

Telecom Italia CEO says broadband JV with Fastweb open to other partners
Wednesday, 27 Jul 2016 04:56am EDT 

Telecom Italia CEO Flavio Cattaneo says: broadband JV with Fastweb open to other partners Further company coverage: [TLIT.MI] (Reporting by Milan newsroom).  Full Article

Mediaset says no discussions with Vivendi over new pay-TV deal
Tuesday, 26 Jul 2016 06:11am EDT 

Italian broadcaster Mediaset says: There is no negotiation underway with Vivendi . Talks have already taken place leading to the signing of a contract on April 8 . Analysis of pay-TV data was carried out before contract was signed .Has never received any formal complaint from Vivendi over validity or content of pay-TV sale contract.  Full Article

Vivendi CEO says group does not want control of Italy's Mediaset
Tuesday, 26 Jul 2016 05:13am EDT 

Vivendi's Chief Executive Arnaud de Puyfontaine says: company has no intention to take control of Italian broadcaster Mediaset . the French group has not shifted its interest from Mediaset's pay-TV unit Premium to Mediaset . strategy regarding the deal with Mediaset has not changed, Vivendi is only proposing a different way to get there . he is optimistic about a positive outcome on the deal with Mediaset Further company coverage: [VIV.PA] [MS.MI] (Reporting by Milan newsroom).  Full Article

Vivendi loses U.S. appeal in long-running investor lawsuit

NEW YORK A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday upheld a judgment against Vivendi SA in a long-running shareholder class action lawsuit accusing the French media group of defrauding investors in the early 2000s.