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Vivendi SA (VIVHY.PK)

VIVHY.PK on OTC Markets Group

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26 May 2017
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Ubisoft CFO Martinez considers independence best guarantee to create value
Tuesday, 16 May 2017 10:17am EDT 

May 16 (Reuters) - UBISOFT ENTERTAINMENT SA ::UBISOFT CFO MARTINEZ ON VIVENDI: "WE STILL CONSIDER THAT THERE IS A LOT OF VALUE TO CREATE AT UBISOFT, AND WE STILL CONSIDER THAT OUR INDEPENDENCE IS THE BEST GUARANTEE TO CREATE THIS VALUE”.UBISOFT CFO MARTINEZ: "COMPARED WITH WHAT WE INITIALLY EXPECTED FOR THIS YEAR, WE REALIZED WE MUCH LESS DEPEND ON NEW GAME LAUNCHES".UBISOFT CFO MARTINEZ: "WE HAD MUCH MORE RECURRING REVENUES THANKS TO A MUCH LONGER BACK CATALOGUE AND THANKS TO ADDITIONAL AND DIGITAL REVENUES".UBISOFT CFO MARTINEZ ON LESS DEPENDENCE ON NEW GAME LAUNCHES: "THIS ALLOWED US TO LARGELY OFFSET THE FACT THAT WE HAVE ONE FEWER GAME AND STILL BE ABLE TO HAVE AN IMPROVED PROFITABILITY".  Full Article

Universal Music Group, Tencent Music enter into agreement to expand Chinese music market
Tuesday, 16 May 2017 05:03am EDT 

May 16 (Reuters) - Universal Music Group-:Universal Music Group and Tencent Music Entertainment Group enter into strategic agreement significantly expanding chinese music market.Under terms, TME to distribute music from UMG's record labels and global recording stars on its streaming platforms .TME will also be co's master distribution and licensing partner to exclusively sub-license co's content to third-party music service providers in China.  Full Article

Fininvest ups Mediaset stake, now controls 41.09 pct of voting rights
Friday, 12 May 2017 12:44pm EDT 

May 12 (Reuters) - Mediaset's top shareholder Fininvest, the investment holding of the family of former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, says::bought 15 million shares in the broadcaster, raising its holding to 39.53 percent of the company's share capital and 41.09 percent of voting rights.  Full Article

Havas informed of an indictive offer submitted by Vivendi to acquire Groupe Bollore’s stake in Havas
Friday, 12 May 2017 03:19am EDT 

May 12 (Reuters) - HAVAS SA ::ANNOUNCED ON THURSDAY HAVAS HAS BEEN INFORMED OF AN INDICTIVE OFFER SUBMITTED BY VIVENDI SA <<>> TO ACQUIRE GROUPE BOLLORE’S STAKE IN HAVAS .  Full Article

Havas says informed by Vivendi offer to acquire Bollore's stake in Havas
Thursday, 11 May 2017 11:50am EDT 

May 11 (Reuters) - HAVAS SA :REG-HAVAS HAS BEEN INFORMED OF AN INDICTIVE OFFER SUBMITTED BY VIVENDI TO ACQUIRE GROUPE BOLLORE'S STAKE IN HAVAS.IF ACQUISITION IS COMPLETE VIVENDI WILL LAUNCH A SIMPLIFIED PUBLIC TENDER OFFER ON REMAINING HAVAS SHARES AT SAME PRICE, WITHOUT SEEKING A DELISTING OF HAVAS SHARES.  Full Article

Vivendi says purchase of 100 pct of Havas would amount to 3.9 bln euros
Thursday, 11 May 2017 11:47am EDT 

May 11 (Reuters) - Vivendi :Vivendi says acquisition of 100 percent of Havas shares would cost 3.9 billion euros, according to an online presentation.Vivendi says acquisition of Havas would strongly increase its group margins, according to an online presentation.Vivendi says aims to close Havas deal by end of June, according to an online presentation.  Full Article

Vivendi confirms outlook, reiterates desire to create value for Telecom Italia
Thursday, 11 May 2017 10:32am EDT 

May 11 (Reuters) - Vivendi :Q1 shows significant increase in revenues.Full-Year outlook confirmed •.Q1 adjusted net income grew 57.2% to €155 million.Q1 revenues amounted to €2.66 billion, a strong increase of 6.9%.Reaffirmed its long-term commitment to telecom italia.Reaffirmed desire to create significant value for the telecom italia's customers, employees and shareholders..  Full Article

Telecom Italia denies reports on sale of stake in broadcasting group Presidera
Wednesday, 10 May 2017 03:17pm EDT 

May 10 (Reuters) - Italy's Telecom Italia says: :denies press reports regarding Vivendi's commitments to the European Commission's Directorate General for Competition.matter has not been the subject of any analysis by management or corporate bodies.On Wednesday Italian financial daily Il Sole 24 Ore reported that among concessions offered by Vivendi to the EU Commission - set to rule over the French media group's sway at the Italian phone group - was for Telecom Italia to sell its stake in broadcasting services group Persidera.  Full Article

Vivendi reaffirms its long-term commitment to Telecom Italia
Friday, 5 May 2017 08:15am EDT 

May 5 (Reuters) - Vivendi :Vivendi reaffirmed in a statement on Friday its long-term commitment to Telecom Italia. .A Telecom Italia shareholder meeting approved on Thursday the slate of board candidates submitted by Vivendi, which is Telecom Italia's top shareholder nL8N1I687W.  Full Article

Vivendi aims to reward Telecom Italia investors with dividends-CEO
Thursday, 4 May 2017 06:00am EDT 

May 4 (Reuters) - Telecom Italia: :Vivendi CEO Arnaud de Puyfontaine says company aims to reward Telecom Italia's shareholders with dividend payouts.  Full Article

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