Walt Disney raises bid for Fox assets to $38 per share

Jun 20 2018

Twenty-First Century Fox Inc said on Wednesday that Walt Disney Co has raised its offer for Fox assets to $38 per share, topping Comcast Corp’s $35 a share offer last week.

Fox to craft script for M&A summer blockbuster

Jun 20 2018

Fox board is set to decide whether to entertain Comcast $65 bn cash bid for New York-based media company or stick with its roughly $52 bn all-stock offer from Disney.

Comcast gains unconditional EU antitrust approval to buy Sky

Jun 15 2018

EU antitrust regulators have given the green light to U.S. cable company Comcast’s (CMCSA.O) plan to acquire European pay-TV group Sky (SKYB.L) without demanding concessions.

Fox, other media companies rise after AT&T-Time Warner approval

Jun 13 2018

Comcast’s proposal, widely expected later in the day, will upend Fox’s $52 billion all-stock deal to be bought by Walt Disney.

Wall Street flat, media stocks jump after AT&T ruling

Jun 13 2018

At 9:55 am ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI was up 3.68 points, or 0.01%, at 25,324.41, the S&P 500 .SPX was up 0.75 points, or 0.03%, at 2,787.60.

Britain to rule on Rupert Murdoch's bid for Sky on Tuesday

Jun 05 2018

UK will give its verdict on Rupert Murdoch’s pursuit of Sky later, potentially paving the way for the mogul’s Twenty-First Century Fox to go head-to-head with Comcast.

Comcast's all-cash bid could pit Murdoch against Fox shareholders

May 15 2018

Murdoch is used to getting his way at the company he built into a media empire. But a challenge to a $52 bn deal he put together 6 months ago could test his sway.

FCC says 'net neutrality' rules will end on June 11

May 10 2018

The Federal Communications Commission said in a notice Thursday that landmark 2015 U.S. open-internet rules will cease on June 11.

Fox shares up 3 percent on potential Comcast offer

May 08 2018

Shares of Twenty-First Century Fox rose almost 3% after Reuters reported that Comcast Corp was preparing an all-cash bid to rival a deal agreed late last year.

EU antitrust regulators to rule on Comcast, sky deal by June 15

May 08 2018

EU antitrust regulators will rule on U.S. cable operator Comcast’s 22-billion-pound ($30 billion) bid for British pay-TV company Sky by June 15, the European Commission said.

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