Viacom Inc (VIAB.O)
20 Oct 2016
Wed, Oct 19 2016
* Is in advanced talks with google to join its web tv service-source Further company coverage: (Reporting by Jessica Toonkel)
* Viacom has retained financial advisors in connection with special committee's evaluation of request by national
BRIEF-CBS and Viacom have not yet engaged, but are preparing for merger talks; CBS CEO Leslie Moonves seeks governance rights-CNBC
* CBS and Viacom have not yet engaged, but are preparing for merger talks; CBS CEO Leslie Moonves seeks governance rights -CNBC, citing sources Source text: http://bit.ly/2d4RmzQ
* Crowd Mobile & Viacom International Media Networks announce strategic partnership
BRIEF-Moody's says that possible re-combination of viacom (baa3-stable) and cbs (baa2-stable) could result in return to baa2 rating for viacom
* Possible re-Combination of Viacom (BAA3-stable) and CBS (BAA2-stable) could result in return to BAA2 rating for Viacom Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
NEW YORK, Sept 29 (IFR) - Investors piled billions of orders into a US$1.3bn bond from media giant Viacom on Thursday, betting that a possible merger with CBS would help turn around the struggling business.
* National Amusements, Inc. proposes combination of CBS and Viacom
NEW YORK (IFR) - Media conglomerate Viacom (Baa3/BBB-/BBB) is preparing to price a US dollar bond as soon as this week, market sources told IFR on Monday.
NEW YORK, Sept 26 (IFR) - Media conglomerate Viacom is preparing to price a US dollar bond as soon as this week, market sources told IFR on Monday.
* Viacom board said to plan all-day strategy review, hire advisers - Bloomberg, citing sources