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FuboTV to expand further after merger with FaceBank

Monday 23 March 2020 | 15:18 CET | News
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FuboTV has agreed to merge with the FaceBank, a virtual entertainment company focused on celebrities and sports. No financial terms were disclosed. Under the deal, fuboTV will become part of FaceBank, but FaceBank will be renamed fuboTV. The combined company will likely make New York its headquarters and fuboTV CEO David Gandler its CEO. Gandler said the transaction will help fuboTV achieve its goal of becoming a world-leading live TV streaming platform for premium sports, news and entertainment content.

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Companies: FuboTV / Nexway
Countries: United States
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