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Disney Nearing U.S. Approval On Fox Deal - CNBC, Citing Bloomberg
Wednesday, 20 Jun 2018 01:24pm EDT 

June 20 (Reuters) - :DISNEY NEARING U.S. APPROVAL ON FOX DEAL - CNBC, CITING BLOOMBERG.  Full Article

Twenty-First Century Fox Is Leaning Toward Starting Negotiations On Comcast Bid - Bloomberg
Wednesday, 20 Jun 2018 02:17am EDT 

June 20 (Reuters) - :TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY FOX IS LEANING TOWARD STARTING NEGOTIATIONS ON COMCAST BID - BLOOMBERG, CITING SOURCES.  Full Article

21St Century Fox Confirms Receipt Of Unsolicited Acquisition Proposal From Comcast
Wednesday, 13 Jun 2018 05:28pm EDT 

June 13 (Reuters) - Twenty-First Century Fox Inc ::21ST CENTURY FOX CONFIRMS RECEIPT OF UNSOLICITED ACQUISITION PROPOSAL FROM COMCAST.TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY FOX INC - 21ST CENTURY FOX REMAINS SUBJECT TO DISNEY MERGER AGREEMENT.TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY FOX - NOT YET MADE DETERMINATION, IN LIGHT OF COMCAST'S PROPOSAL, AS TO WHETHER TO POSTPONE OR ADJOURN JULY 10 SPECIAL MEETING.  Full Article

Comcast Offers To Buy Twenty-First Century Fox Media Assets For $65 Bln In Cash
Wednesday, 13 Jun 2018 04:00pm EDT 

June 13 (Reuters) - Comcast Corp ::COMCAST MAKES SUPERIOR ALL-CASH PROPOSAL TO ACQUIRE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY FOX AFTER SPINOFF OF “NEW FOX”.COMCAST CORP - SUPERIOR PROPOSAL BY COMCAST TO ACQUIRE BUSINESSES THAT 21CF HAS AGREED TO SELL TO WALT DISNEY COMPANY FOR $35.00 PER SHARE IN CASH.COMCAST CORP - PROPOSES TO ACQUIRE 100% OF OUTSTANDING SHARES OF 21CF FOR $35.00 PER SHARE IN CASH, REFLECTING A $65 BILLION EQUITY VALUE FOR 21CF.COMCAST CORP - OFFERING SAME REGULATORY COMMITMENTS AS ONES 21CF HAS ALREADY OBTAINED FROM DISNEY, INCLUDING SAME $2.5 BILLION REVERSE TERMINATION FEE AGREED TO BY DISNEY.COMCAST - WILL AGREE TO SAME DIVESTITURE PACKAGE AS DISNEY.COMCAST CORP - WILL AGREE TO SAME ALLOCATION OF ANY TAX OBLIGATIONS AS DISNEY IN CONNECTION WITH ANY REQUIRED DIVESTITURES.COMCAST CORP - ALSO OFFERING TO REIMBURSE $1.525 BILLION BREAK-UP FEE TO BE PAID TO DISNEY, FOR A TOTAL COST TO COMCAST OF $4.025 BILLION.COMCAST CORP - PROPOSAL IS NOT SUBJECT TO A FINANCING CONDITION.COMCAST CORP - ALREADY SUBMITTED A LARGE VOLUME OF DOCUMENTS AND DATA TO DOJ IN CONNECTION WITH ITS REVIEW OF DISNEY TRANSACTION.COMCAST CORP - REVISED PROPOSAL TO SPECIFICALLY ADDRESS 21CF BOARD'S STATED CONCERNS REGARDING TREATMENT OF ANY REQUIRED REGULATORY DIVESTITURES.COMCAST CORP - BOARD OF DIRECTORS HAS UNANIMOUSLY APPROVED THIS PROPOSAL, AND NO COMCAST SHAREHOLDER VOTE WILL BE REQUIRED FOR THIS TRANSACTION.  Full Article

Sky Welcomes Govt Decision On Proposed Offers For Co By Fox, Comcast
Tuesday, 5 Jun 2018 09:16am EDT 

June 5 (Reuters) - Sky Plc ::RESPONSE TO SECRETARY OF STATE'S ANNOUNCEMENTS."WELCOMES" ANNOUNCEMENTS BY SECRETARY OF STATE FOR DIGITAL, CULTURE, MEDIA AND SPORT REGARDING PROPOSED OFFERS FOR CO BY FOX AND COMCAST.SKY ALSO NOTES SECRETARY OF STATE'S FINAL DECISION NOT TO INTERVENE ON PUBLIC INTEREST GROUNDS IN RELATION TO COMCAST OFFER FOR SKY.  Full Article

Hulu Announces Strategic Reorganization, Hiring of CTO And Chief Data Officer
Friday, 1 Jun 2018 02:02pm EDT 

June 1 (Reuters) - Hulu : :HULU SAYS APPOINTS DAN PHILIPS AS CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER AND JAYA KOLHATKAR AS FIRST CHIEF DATA OFFICER.HULU SAYS ORGANIZING HULU'S CONTENT AND DISTRIBUTION FUNCTIONS INTO TWO NEW, DISTINCT GROUPS: CONTENT PARTNERSHIPS AND ORIGINALS.HULU SAYS CREATING A COMBINED TECHNOLOGY & PRODUCT ORGANIZATION, REPORTING TO CTO DAN PHILLIPS.HULU - JOEL STILLERMAN (CHIEF CONTENT OFFICER) & TIM CONNOLLY (SVP, PARTNERSHIPS & DISTRIBUTION) DECIDED TO LEAVE HULU.  Full Article

Suzanne Scott Named CEO Of FOX News
Thursday, 17 May 2018 11:27am EDT 

May 17 (Reuters) - FOX News::SUZANNE SCOTT NAMED CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF FOX NEWS.FOX NEWS - JAY WALLACE HAS BEEN APPOINTED PRESIDENT OF FOX NEWS AND EXECUTIVE EDITOR.FOX NEWS - JACK ABERNETHY WILL CONTINUE AS CEO OF THE NEWLY EXPANDED FOX TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP.FOX NEWS - SUZANNE SCOTT HAS ALSO BEEN NAMED CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF FOX BUSINESS NETWORK.  Full Article

21St Century Fox To Acquire Seven Stations From Sinclair Broadcast Group
Wednesday, 9 May 2018 07:32am EDT 

May 9 (Reuters) - Twenty-First Century Fox Inc ::21ST CENTURY FOX TO ACQUIRE SEVEN STATIONS FROM SINCLAIR BROADCAST GROUP.SAYS DEAL FOR APPROXIMATELY $910 MILLION.  Full Article

Walt Disney CEO Bob Iger Says Remain Confident Fox Asset Deal Will Go Forward - CNBC
Tuesday, 8 May 2018 04:05pm EDT 

May 8 (Reuters) - :WALT DISNEY CEO BOB IGER SAYS REMAIN CONFIDENT FOX ASSET DEAL WILL GO FORWARD - CNBC.WALT DISNEY CEO BOB IGER SAYS TALKS TO RUPERT MURDOCH ON REGULAR BASIS - CNBC.WALT DISNEY CEO BOB IGER SAYS REACTION TO ESPN+ HAS BEEN POSITIVE - CNBC.DISNEY'S IGER SAYS FULLY INTEND TO HOLD ON TO AT LEAST 39% OF SKY IT WILL GET EVEN IF FOX DOES NOT GET APPROVAL TO BUY 61% THEY DON'T CURRENTLY OWN - CNBC.  Full Article

European Commission raids Murdoch's Fox offices in London - the Telegraph
Tuesday, 10 Apr 2018 04:53pm EDT 

April 10 (Reuters) - :EUROPEAN COMMISSION RAIDS MURDOCH'S FOX OFFICES IN LONDON - THE TELEGRAPH.  Full Article

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Disney willing to divest more Fox assets for deal clearance

Walt Disney Co said on Thursday it was willing to divest Twenty-First Century Fox Inc assets that generated up to $1 billion in earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) to get a regulatory nod for the deal.