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Mediaset has 'even more reasons' to strike Vivendi deal -CEO

Friday 23 December 2016 | 14:46 CET | News
Vivendi is more determined than ever to reach a deal with Mediaset after raising its stake to 28.8 percent of the Italian broadcaster, according to Vivendi CEO Arnaud de Puyfontaine. "We always said we wanted to try to reach a deal and now that we are the second largest shareholders there are even more reasons to find an agreement," said the executive after a meeting with Italian markets regulator Consob, according to Il Sole 24 Ore. De Puyfontaine thanked the watchdog for the opportunity to clarify Vivendi's recent stake building, saying its actions were fully transparent and in line with

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