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Mediaset sees 2017 pay-TV unit revenues at 630-640 mln euros
Wednesday, 19 Apr 2017 12:26pm EDT 

April 19 (Reuters) - Italian broadcaster Mediaset Chief Financial Officer Marco Giordani tells a post-results conference call: :expects pay-TV unit Premium revenues for 2017 up at 630-640 million euros.French media group Vivendi clearly has relevant influence on Mediaset activities given its stake in the TV group.  Full Article

Mediaset 2016 pay-TV unit revenues rise to 619.8 mln euros - slide
Wednesday, 19 Apr 2017 10:00am EDT 

April 19 (Reuters) - Italian private broadcaster Mediaset::pay-TV unit Premium posted revenues of 619.8 million euros in 2016, up from 558.8 million the previous year - company slide.  Full Article

Mediaset, Telecom Italia shares fall as watchdog tells Vivendi to cut stake
Wednesday, 19 Apr 2017 03:10am EDT 

April 19 (Reuters) - Mediaset::Shares fall as much as 4.4 percent after Italian watchdog says Vivendi must cut stake in broadcaster or Telecom Italia <<>>.Shares in Telecom Italia shed just under 2 percent in early trade.  Full Article

Mediaset satisfied over regulator's decision on Vivendi
Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017 04:06pm EDT 

April 18 (Reuters) - Italian broadcaster Mediaset says::satisfied over regulator's decision on Vivendi (with regard to the French group's stakes in Mediaset and Telecom Italia).waiting to read the ruling before deciding on any future action.  Full Article

France's Vivendi to pay $26.4 million to settle U.S. class action lawsuit
Thursday, 6 Apr 2017 02:07pm EDT 

Vivendi : Says will pay $26.4 million to settle remaining claims still in dispute in a securities class action lawsuit begun in the United States in 2002, putting the case to rest. . This amount represents approximately one third of the total $78 million it will pay to resolve the entire litigation, including the judgments previously entered. .The resolution of this litigation will result in a net reversal of provision of approximately 25 million euros in Vivendi's 2017 financial statements. Given that the provision had been already been deducted for tax purposes, this reversal will be taxed in 2017..  Full Article

Telecom Italia rules out putting tower assets together with others'
Tuesday, 28 Mar 2017 09:23am EDT 

Telecom Italia CEO Flavio Cattaneo says: the phone company is not interested in putting its tower assets with those of other operators given the company's focus on telecom towers only Further company coverage: [TLIT.MI] (Reporting by Milan newsroom).  Full Article

Mediaset may bid with Telecom Italia for soccer rights
Thursday, 23 Mar 2017 10:26am EDT 

Italy's Mediaset Chief Executive Pier Silvio Berlusconi says: "Everything is possible" when asked if Milan-based group could make joint bid with phone incumbent Telecom Italia for the upcoming soccer TV rights auctions . No openings with Vivendi, group will continue to pursue legal action against French media group Further company coverage: [VIV.PA] (Reporting by Milan newsroom).  Full Article

Mediaset CEO says has not received any proposal from Vivendi
Wednesday, 15 Mar 2017 08:15am EDT 

Italian private broadcaster Mediaset Chief Executive Pier Silvio Berlusconi says: Has not received any other proposals from France's Vivendi . It is up to Vivendi to find a solution to the dispute between the two groups over the failed sale of Premium . "There is nothing true" in reports about Sky's Italian unit and Mediaset being close to a deal regarding Mediaset's pay-Tv unit Premium . Group aims at positive advertising growth in Italy in the first half of the year, broadcaster is doing better than the market Further company coverage: [MS.MI] (Reporting by Milan newsroom).  Full Article

Bollore holds 26.4 pct of Vivendi voting rights, 20.7 pct of share capital
Wednesday, 8 Mar 2017 04:32am EST 

Bollore : Regulatory filing to AMF shows Bollore now holds 26.4 pct of Vivendi voting rights and 20.7 pct of Vivendi's share capital Further company coverage: [BOLL.PA] ((sudip.kargupta@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Orange CEO: no talks regarding buying into Canal Plus, or Vivendi buying into Orange
Monday, 6 Mar 2017 01:55am EST 

Orange : CEO Stephane Richard told Radio Classique on Monday that there were no talks underway regarding buying a stake in Canal Plus, nor regarding Vivendi buying a stake in Orange . Orange CEO Richard said last month that Orange was interested in working with Canal Plus on acquiring sports rights rather than trying to buy a stake in the pay TV business.[nL8N1G81NZ] Further company coverage: [ORAN.PA] ((sudip.kargupta@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

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* Vivendi reaffirms its desire to be a long term committed shareholder to add value to telecom italia