News: Liberty Global PLC (LBTYA.OQ)
17 Mar 2014
March 17 - Liberty Global PLC : * Says Liberty Global acquires remaining 20 pct of VTR, Chile's largest cable operator * Acquired the remaining 20 pct of the outstanding shares in both VTR Globalcom Spa and VTR Wireless Spa * Purchased these shares in exchange for 10.1 million Liberty Global class C ordinary shares * Share consideration had market value of about $422 million, based on closing price of LBTYK of $41.80 per share on March 13
LONDON, Feb 28 (IFR) - Ziggo completed its senior bond exchange this week, not only curtailing acquisition financing risk for Liberty Global but also keeping the cable giant's options open for a future merger between Ziggo and UPC.
AMSTERDAM, Feb 24 - Ziggo NV : * Status update for liberty global's intended offer for Ziggo * Liberty global and co confirm that the companies are making good progress on
Feb 19 - Liberty Global PLC Chairman John Malone has given two executives a chance to buy his voting stakes in Liberty and Discovery Communications Inc in the event he decides to sell his shares, according to regulatory filings on Tuesday.
* Interest set for bond exchange backing Liberty acquisition
- Liberty Global and Discovery Communications have made a joint approach to CVC Capital about buying a 49 percent stake in Formula One, the Telegraph reported, without citing sources.
Feb 3 - Liberty Global and Discovery Communications have made a joint approach to CVC Capital about buying a 49 percent stake in Formula One, the Telegraph reported, without citing sources.
BRUSSELS, Jan 31 - Dutch competition regulator ACM intends to ask to review Liberty Global's proposed purchase of Dutch cable operator Ziggo itself rather than leave it to the European Commission.
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(The following statement was released by the rating agency) LONDON, January 29 (Fitch) A takeover of cable operator Ono by either Vodafone or Liberty Global could intensify competition in the Spanish telecom market, adding to the pressure on incumbent Telefonica, Fitch Ratings says. A sale to Vodafone would have the potential to be most disruptive to the status quo by accelerating the take-up of bundled fixed-line and mobile services. These bundled, or convergent, services have proved popula