The Takeover Panel hiked the level at which Disney would have to make a mandatory offer for Sky
There are so many eyeballs watching the World Cup that, when it comes to branding, there are no losers. Some brands, however, win bigger than others — adidas went into the tournament as official FIFA sponsor, but it was Nike that left as the tsar of Russia 2018. At the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, adidas came out […]
Sending the ball back across the net, Comcast said it was upping its offer for European pay-TV giant Sky, just hours after 21st Century Fox boosted its own bid.
Comcast put forward its new proposal at an implied value of $34 billion, or £26 billion at £14.75 per share).
“Comcast has long admired Sky and believes it is an outstanding company and a great fit with Comcast,” the company said. “Today's announcement further underscores Comcast's belief and its commitment to…