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Viacom Inc (VIAB.O)

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Viacom Announces Pricing Terms Of Its $1 Bln Cash Tender Offers For Certain Outstanding Debt Securities
Wednesday, 6 Dec 2017 04:15pm EST 

Dec 6 (Reuters) - Viacom Inc ::VIACOM ANNOUNCES THE PRICING TERMS OF ITS $1.0 BILLION CASH TENDER OFFERS FOR CERTAIN OUTSTANDING DEBT SECURITIES.  Full Article

Viacom Announces Early Tender Results
Wednesday, 6 Dec 2017 08:00am EST 

Dec 6 (Reuters) - Viacom Inc ::VIACOM ANNOUNCES EARLY TENDER RESULTS OF ITS $1.0 BILLION CASH TENDER OFFERS FOR CERTAIN OUTSTANDING DEBT SECURITIES.  Full Article

Viacom CEO on CNBC says "We might do small acquisitions here and there"‍​
Wednesday, 29 Nov 2017 11:02am EST 

Nov 29 (Reuters) - :VIACOM CEO ON CNBC SAYS " WE MIGHT DO SMALL ACQUISITIONS HERE AND THERE"‍​.  Full Article

Viacom Appoints Jose Tolosa As Chief Transformation Officer
Wednesday, 29 Nov 2017 10:05am EST 

Viacom Inc ::VIACOM APPOINTS JOSE TOLOSA AS CHIEF TRANSFORMATION OFFICER.VIACOM - IN THE NEWLY CREATED ROLE, TOLOSA WILL OVERSEE A TEAM RESPONSIBLE FOR GUIDING VIACOM'S TRANSFORMATION AGENDA, AMONG OTHER THINGS.  Full Article

Viacom announces cash tender offers for up to $1.0 billion aggregate purchase price
Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 08:00am EST 

Nov 21 (Reuters) - Viacom Inc :Viacom announces cash tender offers for up to $1.0 billion aggregate purchase price of certain outstanding debt securities.Viacom Inc - ‍offers are scheduled to expire at 11:59 p.m., New York City time, on December 19, 2017, unless extended or earlier terminated by Viacom​.  Full Article

Viacom reports Q4 profit $1.67‍​/shr
Thursday, 16 Nov 2017 07:00am EST 

Nov 16 (Reuters) - Viacom Inc :Viacom reports fourth quarter and full year growth.Viacom Inc - ‍quarterly GAAP revenues increased 3% to $3.32 billion​.Viacom Inc - qtrly adjusted diluted EPS from continuing operations $0.77 ‍​.Q4 earnings per share view $0.86, revenue view $3.23 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Viacom Inc - qtrly GAAP diluted EPS from continuing operations $1.67‍​.Viacom Inc - qtrly advertising revenues were up 6% to $1.22 billion, with domestic advertising revenues flat at $936 million‍​.Viacom Inc qtrly media networks​ revenues increased 3% to $2.55 billion.Viacom Inc - filmed entertainment quarterly revenues improved 2% to $789 million‍​.  Full Article

Viacom and charter communications announce renewal of distribution agreement
Wednesday, 15 Nov 2017 09:00am EST 

Nov 15 (Reuters) - Charter Communications Inc :Viacom and Charter Communications announce renewal of distribution agreement.Viacom Inc - ‍Other terms of agreements were not disclosed​.Viacom - Co, Charter also entered into partnership for co-production of new original content to premiere for subscribers on charter's U.S. platform​.Viacom -Charter to provide spectrum subscribers Viacom's networks,including nickelodeon,mtv,comedy central, on spectrum select tier across its systems​.Viacom -‍Companies to collaborate on anonymized viewership data use, advanced advertising opportunities, addressing unauthorized password sharing​.Viacom Inc - ‍Additional Viacom networks will continue to be available on spectrum silver or spectrum gold tiers​.Viacom - To distribute co-produced programming internationally and in additional domestic networks after charter's premiere period​.Viacom Inc - ‍Under agreement, Viacom's Paramount television and Charter will jointly produce programming​.  Full Article

VIACOM SETS QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND OF $0.20/SHR ON CLASS A & CLASS B COMMON STOCK
Friday, 10 Nov 2017 03:25pm EST 

Nov 10 (Reuters) - Viacom Inc ::VIACOM DECLARES QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND.VIACOM INC - ‍BOARD OF DIRECTORS HAS DECLARED A QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND OF $0.20 PER SHARE ON BOTH CO'S CLASS A AND CLASS B COMMON STOCK​.  Full Article

Avid enters into multiyear enterprise agreement with Viacom
Wednesday, 8 Nov 2017 08:00am EST 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - Avid Technology Inc :Avid technology - ‍announced multiyear enterprise agreement with viacom to enhance worldwide production infrastructure on avid's mediacentral platform​.  Full Article

Paramount Pictures provides slate financing update
Tuesday, 7 Nov 2017 05:30pm EST 

Nov 7 (Reuters) - Paramount Pictures::Paramount Pictures provides slate financing update.‍Paramount Pictures - ‍paramount Pictures and Huahua Media have mutually agreed to end their slate financing agreement​.Paramount Pictures - Viacom expects negative net impact of $59 million in Q4 in connection with termination of huahua agreement​.Paramount Pictures​- ‍Paramount secured series of individual agreements with financing partners, including Hasbro, Skydance Media and Sega, among others.‍Paramount Pictures - ‍Paramount Pictures, Huahua Media ended slate financing agreement following recent changes to chinese foreign investment policies​.‍Paramount Pictures - Paramount maintains relationship with Huahua and "looks forward to exploring opportunities to work together in future​".Paramount-Individual agreements ‍that will provide committed or expected financing for about 25% production costs of studio's film slate for 2018,2019 ​.  Full Article

Sweden's Vostok leads $50 mln investment in Brazil fintech Creditas

SAO PAULO, Dec 11 Swedish fund Vostok Emerging Finance led a 165 million reais ($50 million) investment in Brazilian financial-technology startup Creditas Soluções Financeiras Ltda, the company said on Monday.