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Comcast launches rival bid for Sky, beating Fox offer

Tuesday 27 February 2018 | 08:39 CET | News
US-based Comcast has announced that it's considering a takeover bid worth GBP 22.1 billion for European pay-TV group Sky, beating the earlier offer from Sky's largest shareholder, 21st Century Fox. Comcast would offer GBP 12.50 per share cash, a 16 percent premium to Fox's bid of GBP 10.75. 

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: 21st Century Fox / Comcast / Sky
Countries: Europe / United Kingdom / United States
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