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Liberty Global and Hemisphere Media eyeing Univision bid - report

Thursday 23 January 2020 | 09:13 CET | News
Liberty Global's investment arm is working with Miami-based Hemisphere Media Group on a bid for Spanish-language broadcaster Univision Communications, reports Bloomberg, citing unnamed sources close to the matter. "This is a small investment that Liberty Global Ventures is exploring," confirmed Liberty Global spokesman Matt Beake without commenting further. Final offers are due in February, according to one source, with private equity firm Platinum Equity also said to be interested, along with former Viacom chief financial officer Wade Davis, who has backing from institutional investors.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Liberty Global / Univision / Viacom
Countries: United States / World
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