MILAN Enel has received a bid from Macquarie for its stake in Open Fiber valuing the group at more than 7 billion euros ($8.3 billion), signaling strong interest from big funds for Rome's plans for a national broadband network.
MILAN/LONDON Switzerland's Six has made the highest bid in the battle for Borsa Italiana, ahead of France's Euronext and Deutsche Boerse , two sources familiar with the matter said.
MILAN/LONDON, Sept 14 Swiss stock exchange
operator Six has made the highest offer for Borsa Italiana and
is ahead of France's Euronext and Germany's Deutsche
Boerse in the takeover battle for the Milan bourse,
two sources familiar with the matter said.
MILAN The head of Mediaset talked with his counterpart at Vivendi on Wednesday, a source familiar with the matter said, as Italy's top commercial broadcaster and its second-biggest investor look to resolve a protracted row.
MILAN Italy's Serie A soccer clubs agreed on Wednesday to set up a new media company to handle the broadcast rights for top-flight Italian soccer and are deciding between two rival private equity bids seeking a stake in the business, club officials said.
MILAN/LONDON Three private equity groups have submitted final bids to Italy's top-flight soccer league and are awaiting a decision over a deal that could shake up the country's soccer industry, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.
BRUSSELS/MILAN The European Union's top court ruled on Thursday that an Italian law forcing French Vivendi to forfeit a stake in Milan-based TV group Mediaset violated the bloc's rules, potentially allowing a shake-up of the country's media industry.