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Fininvest denies receiving Vivendi proposal on Mediaset

Thursday 12 January 2017 | 08:22 CET | News
Mediaset's top shareholder Fininvest has issued a statement denying rumours that French media group Vivendi has proposed to resolve the impasse over the Italian broadcaster. Unnamed sources cited by Bloomberg had previously suggested that Vivendi's Vincent Bollore may offer Silvio Berlusconi's Fininvest shares in the French group with a view to settling the dispute over Mediaset. However, Fininvest said there had been no negotiations whatsoever with Vivendi, with the French company adding that it was company policy not to comment on rumours.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Mediaset / Vivendi
Countries: Italy
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