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Mediaset lodges French complaint against Vivendi - report

Monday 12 September 2016 | 09:15 CET | News
Italian broadcaster Mediaset has filed a complaint with French stock market regulator AMF regarding what it describes as false statements made by Vivendi about the pay-TV deal the French media giant has backed out of, according to an unnamed source cited by Reuters. In the letter, Mediaset asked the watchdog to force Vivendi to amend statements made in its first-half financial report about the aborted deal to acquire 100 percent of the Italian broadcaster's Mediaset Premium pay-TV business. Statements include the allegation that the initial agreement was subject to due diligence, a claim that

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