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France's Vivendi acquires 7.6% stake in Spain's Prisa

Friday 22 January 2021 | 10:51 CET | News
French media conglomerate Vivendi has confirmed the acquisition of a 7.6 percent stake in Spanish counterpart Prisa, owner of leading news daily El Pais, sports paper AS and publisher Santillana, among other assets. In a statement, Vivendi said the acquisition was part its "ongoing strategy to become a global leader in content, media and communications, while extending its access to the Spanish-speaking markets in Europe, Latin America and US Hispanics."

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Companies: Gameloft / Prisa / Universal Music / Vivendi
Countries: France / Spain
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