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  • Disney Offers to Undertake Sky News Operation for 15 Year Period

    The Walt Disney Company has presented an arrangement to U.K. regulators that it would operate Sky News for a 15-year block of time. During this time, Disney would not sell Sky News without the permission of the U.K. government authorities. This proposition would give Sky News funding of $132 million a year for the 15-year […]

  • Fox Board to Consider Comcast Offer During Wednesday Meeting

    21st Century Fox board members will discuss the recent $65 billion Comcast bid for their assets at a regularly scheduled meeting next week, according to Bloomberg sources. Comcast put forth the bid on June 13th, one day after a federal judge approved AT&T’s acquisition of Time Warner. Fox owner Rupert Murdoch had chosen the $52.4 […]

  • Comcast Makes $65 Billion Bid for Fox to Undermine Disney Deal

    As was expected, given yesterday’s approval by a federal judge of AT&T’s acquisition of Time Warner, Comcast has just placed a $65 billion all-cash bid on 21st Century Fox assets, approximately 19% higher than The Walt Disney Company’s current $52 billion deal with the company. Prior to the December 2017 joint announcement by Disney and […]

  • Judge Approves AT&T/Time Warner Deal, Comcast Bid for Fox Likely to Follow

    A federal judge has ruled today that AT&T’s $85 billion acquisition of Time Warner may proceed without conditions, according to Reuters. This ruling will not only have significant implications for the future of major technology and media providers, but may directly influence The Walt Disney Company’s acquisition of 21st Century Fox assets, as a larger […]

  • Antitrust Chief Comments on Disney, Fox’s ‘Surgically’ Designed Deal

    As Fox investors prepare for a July 10th vote on The Walt Disney Company’s acquisition of 21st Century Fox properties and Comcast may attempt to outbid them with a larger cash offer, some remarks from Makan Delrahim of the U.S. Department of Justice’s antitrust division may lend a clue as to how the finale to […]

  • Fox Schedules July 10th Vote for Disney Deal

    With a long-rumored competing Comcast bid now officially announced, Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. has set a July 10th special meeting where stockholders will vote on the Disney acquisition of numerous Fox properties. The $52.4 billion Disney deal is currently undergoing regulatory inspection, and is still within the 12-18 month window initially estimated for it to […]

  • Comcast Confirms Plans of All Cash Offer to Outbid Disney for Fox

    Earlier this month, we reported Comcast’s intention to outbid Disney for Fox, but now, Comcast is reportedly in advanced stages of preparing their cash offer. According to Bloomberg, Comcast has now confirmed that it “may make an offer for the entertainment assets that 21st Century Fox has agreed to sell to Walt Disney Co.” in […]

  • Comcast Has Intentions of Throwing a $60 Billion All-Cash Offer for Fox

    Back in February, we reported that Comcast could outbid Disney for Fox. According to many sources this morning, Comcast is now in the process of preparing a $60 billion all-cash bid to knock Disney out of the running on its deal to acquire most of Twenty-First Century Fox’s assets as long as the U.S. government […]

  • Comcast Bids $30 Billion for Sky, Will Disney Counter-Bid?

    Comcast has put in a formal all-cash bid of $30 billion for Sky, the pan-European media network. This bid by Comcast is 16 percent more than what 21st Century Fox bid in late-February. The Walt Disney Company is intertwined in all of this because last December they announced they were in the process of acquiring […]