Vivendi SA (VIVHY.PK)
24 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.
Feb 23 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Thursday:
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.
* Vivendi CEO Arnaud de puyfontaine says group still open to build 'a strong business relationship' with italy's mediaset
PARIS, Feb 23 French media giant Vivendi said its core operating profit fell by 23.2 percent last year, hit by a drop in the number of customers its French pay-TV arm Canal Plus.
* Orange CEO Stephane Richard says in an interview with BFM Business radio station that does not aim to buy Vivendi's pay-TV Canal Plus
The following factors could affect Italian markets on Wednesday.
Feb 16 Head of investment banking unit at Mediaset's adviser Intesa Sanpaolo says:
Feb 3 Telecom Italia board member and Vivendi supervisory board member Tarak Ben Ammar says:
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