BSkyB starts talks to buy Sky Italia, Deutschland

Monday 12 May 2014 | 08:46 CET | News
UK pay-TV operator BSkyB is considering expanding to Europe with the acquisition of 21st Century Fox's interests in Sky Deutschland and Sky Italia. Following a report by Bloomberg on the deal, BSkyB issued a statement and said it started preliminary discussions with 21st Century Fox to evaluate the potential acquisition of its pay-TV assets in Germany and Italy. BSkyB said that "at the right value, this combination would have the potential to create a world-class multinational pay TV group". The talks have not yet moved beyond the early stage, and no details of the potential deal were

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: BSkyB / Sky Deutschland / Sky Italia
Countries: Europe
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