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Sky PLC (SKYB.L)

SKYB.L on London Stock Exchange

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20 Apr 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Activist Investor Elliott Capital Advisors Discloses 2.8359 Pct Stake In Sky
Tuesday, 3 Apr 2018 10:25am EDT 

April 3 (Reuters) - :ACTIVIST INVESTOR ELLIOTT CAPITAL ADVISORS DISCLOSES 2.8359 PCT STAKE IN SKY -REGULATORY FILING.  Full Article

21st Century Fox Says Submitted New Set Of Remedies To UK's CMA On Sky Deal
Tuesday, 3 Apr 2018 02:15am EDT 

April 3 (Reuters) - Twenty-First Century Fox Inc ::21CF REVISED REMEDIES TO CMA.‍STATEMENT FROM 21ST CENTURY FOX REGARDING REVISED REMEDIES TO SAFEGUARD INDEPENDENCE OF SKY​.‍NOW SUBMITTED A NEW, REVISED SET OF REMEDIES SHOULD THEY BE CONSIDERED NECESSARY BY CMA​.‍WILL CONTINUE TO WORK WITH REGULATOR, AND THEN SECRETARY OF STATE AT APPROPRIATE TIME.WILL LEAVE OPEN POSSIBILITY TO PURSUE ALL OF OUR LEGAL OPTIONS IF NECESSARY​.  Full Article

UK's Gambling Commission Fines SkyBet With 1M Stg Penalty Package For Social Responsibility Failures‍​
Wednesday, 28 Mar 2018 07:06pm EDT 

March 28 (Reuters) - :UK'S GAMBLING COMMISSION FINES SKYBET WITH 1M STG PENALTY PACKAGE FOR SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY FAILURES‍​.  Full Article

Fox Says Bofa Assigned Right To Participate In Lenders Syndicate For Sky Deal Financing
Friday, 23 Mar 2018 05:36am EDT 

March 23 (Reuters) - Twenty-First Century Fox Inc ::STATEMENT REGARDING 21CF FINANCING SYNDICATE.BANK OF AMERICA ASSIGNED RIGHT TO PARTICIPATE IN SYNDICATE OF LENDERS PROVIDING FINANCING FOR RECOMMENDED CASH OFFER FOR SKY.‍MASTER ASSIGNMENT, ASSUMPTION DEAL ENTERED BETWEEN BOA, GOLDMAN SACHS, GOLDMAN SACHS LENDING PARTNERS , CITIBANK, J.P. MORGAN EUROPE.  Full Article

Sky Says Signs Confidentiality Agreement With Fox, Disney
Thursday, 15 Mar 2018 10:01am EDT 

March 15 (Reuters) - Sky Plc ::CONFIDENTIALITY AGREEMENT.‍ENTERED INTO A CONFIDENTIALITY AGREEMENT DATED 15 MARCH 2018 WITH TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY FOX, INC. AND WALT DISNEY​.‍AGREEMENT RELATES TO DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION FOR PURPOSE OF ENABLING 21CF AND DISNEY TO ASSESS​.‍AGREEMENT RELATES TO DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION FOR PURPOSE OF ENABLING 21CF AND DISNEY TO ASSESS AND, IF NECESSARY, OBTAIN CERTAIN ANTITRUST APPROVALS​.  Full Article

Elliott Capital Advisors Discloses Marginally Higher 2.5214 Pct Stake In Sky
Wednesday, 28 Feb 2018 10:25am EST 

Feb 28 (Reuters) - :ACTIVIST INVESTOR ELLIOTT CAPITAL ADVISORS DISCLOSES 2.5214 PERCENT STAKE IN SKY PLC - REGULATORY FILING‍​.  Full Article

21st Century Fox, Walt Disney Not Seen Backing Down On Sky Bid - CNBC, Citing Sources
Wednesday, 28 Feb 2018 09:46am EST 

Feb 28 (Reuters) - :21ST CENTURY FOX, WALT DISNEY CO. NOT SEEN BACKING DOWN ON SKY BID - CNBC, CITING SOURCES.  Full Article

Twenty-First Century Fox Says ‍Remains Committed To Recommended Cash Offer For Sky
Tuesday, 27 Feb 2018 01:02pm EST 

Feb 27 (Reuters) - Twenty-First Century Fox Inc ::‍REMAINS COMMITTED TO ITS RECOMMENDED CASH OFFER FOR SKY ANNOUNCED ON 15TH DECEMBER 2016.​.‍NOTE THAT NO FIRM OFFER HAS BEEN MADE BY COMCAST AT THIS POINT. A FURTHER STATEMENT WILL BE MADE IF APPROPRIATE​.  Full Article

Sky Advises Shareholders To Take No Action​ On Comcast Offer
Tuesday, 27 Feb 2018 07:22am EST 

Feb 27 (Reuters) - Sky Plc ::‍STATEMENT REGARDING ANNOUNCEMENT BY COMCAST​.‍SINCE NO FIRM OFFER HAS BEEN MADE AT THIS POINT, SHAREHOLDERS ARE ADVISED TO TAKE NO ACTION​.‍INDEPENDENT DIRECTORS OF SKY ARE MINDFUL OF THEIR FIDUCIARY DUTIES AND THEIR OBLIGATIONS UNDER UK TAKEOVER CODE​.  Full Article

Comcast Ownership Of Sky Much Less Controversial Outcome For UK Govt - Jefferies
Tuesday, 27 Feb 2018 06:00am EST 

Feb 27 (Reuters) - Jefferies::JEFFERIES SAYS COMCAST OWNERSHIP OF SKY REPRESENTS MUCH LESS CONTROVERSIAL OUTCOME FOR THE CMA AND UK GOVERNMENT‍​.JEFFERIES SAYS FOX COULD IN PRINCIPLE ELECT TO ACCEPT COMCAST’S OFFER.JEFFERIES SAYS MORE LIKELY FOX WILL RAISE ITS OFFER WELL ABOVE 1250P.JEFFERIES SAYS LIKELY DIS RESPONSE WILL BE TO TABLE A DIRECT OFFER TO SKY SHAREHOLDERS.JEFFERIES SAYS HIGHER COMCAST OFFER COULD BE FEASIBLE.  Full Article

Canada's Stars Group snaps up Sky Bet for $4.7 billion

LONDON Canadian gaming company The Stars Group Inc said on Saturday it had agreed to buy Sky Betting and Gaming from owners CVC Capital Partners and Sky PLC , in a deal worth $4.7 billion.