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Spanish court hearing on Mediaset merger plan brought forward to 01 July

Friday 19 June 2020 | 09:54 CET | News
A Madrid commercial court has brought forward a hearing on Mediaset's plan to merge its domestic and Spanish business into a Netherlands-based holding to 01 July from the initially scheduled date of 22 July, said the Italian broadcaster in a statement. The court temporarily suspended the merger in October, pending a final judgment, following a legal challenge from shareholder Vivendi, which objected to the creation of the Media for Europe (MFE) holding on grounds that the new governance structure is designed to favour the broadcaster's biggest shareholder, the Fininvest investment vehicle of

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