Mediaset SpA (MS.MI)
27 Feb 2017
MILAN, Feb 24 Italian prosecutors are investigating French tycoon Vincent Bollore for alleged market manipulation when the company he chairs, Vivendi, bought a stake in Italian broadcaster Mediaset, a source said on Friday.
MILAN, Feb 24 Vivendi CEO Arnaud de Puyfontaine is one of the people being investigated by Milan prosecutors for alleged market rigging over the French group's stakebuilding in Italian broadcaster Mediaset, a source familiar with the matter said on Friday.
PARIS, Feb 23 France's Vivendi said it expects Canal Plus' turnaround efforts to bear fruit in 2017, after the pay-TV unit's French channels lost thousands of subscribers last year, resulting in a sharp fall in the media group's profits.
MILAN Talks between Italy's Mediaset and rival Sky for the sale of the Italian broadcaster's pay-TV unit Premium are at an advanced stage, Italian daily il Sole 24 Ore reported on Friday, without citing sources.
MILAN, Feb 17 Talks between Italy's Mediaset and rival Sky for the sale of the Italian broadcaster's pay-TV unit Premium are at an advanced stage, Italian daily il Sole 24 Ore reported on Friday, without citing sources.
Feb 16 Head of investment banking unit at Mediaset's adviser Intesa Sanpaolo says:
The following factors could affect Italian markets on Monday.
* when asked about possible deal with Vivendi, Mediaset chairman Fedele Confalonieri says: "I don't know, let's see" Further company coverage: (Reporting by Milan newsroom)
(Clarifies role of Telecom Italia in Mediaset item) The following factors could affect Italian markets on Monday.