INVESTMENT BANKING DATABASE: Media/Entertainment
- Malone, Diller to testify. // Broadcasting & Cable;12/13/93, Vol. 123 Issue 50, p10
Reports on Senator Howard Metzenbaum's hearing of the testimonies of Tele-Communications Inc.'s (TCI) John Malone and QVC's Barry Diller on the proposed Bell Atlantic-TCI merger and QVC's bid for Paramount Communications Inc. Appearance at a Senate Antitrust Subcommittee hearing.
- Malone Cashes Out of IAC, Splits With Diller. Farrell, Mike // Multichannel News;12/6/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 45, p34
The article reports on the decision of cable legend John Malone to sell his interest in IAC/InterActiveCorp, which is said to have enabled IAC chairman Barry Diller to control the company better.
- INTERACTIVE BATTLE. Goldsmith, Jill // Daily Variety;2/7/2008, Vol. 298 Issue 24, p4
The article reports on the decision of Barry Diller, InterActive Corp. (IAC) chief executive officer (CEO), to ignore the distractions caused by the legal charges with John Malone, major shareholder of IAC, in the U.S. The company is facing financial problems due to the $370 million lost in the...
- Ego is of paramount importance. Andersen, Kurt // Time;10/4/1993, Vol. 142 Issue 14, p71
Considers Barry Diller and John Malone's bid to turn the friendly merger of Paramount Communications and Viacom into a high-strung, insanely complicated struggle. Viacom has sued Malone, accusing him of monopolism, but Viacom enjoys a pretty monopolistic lock on the music-video business with...
- A star war with `Darth Vader.' Meyer, Michael; Solomon, Jolie // Newsweek;10/4/1993, Vol. 122 Issue 14, p89
Reports developments in the takeover battle for Paramount Communications. Viacom Inc.'s Sumner Redstone's $8.2 million bid for Paramount; His suit, filed last week, directed against bidder Barry Diller and the man allegedly behind him, John Malone, head of Tele-Communications, Inc.; Profile of...
- The Usual Suspects. // Broadcasting & Cable;2/16/2004, Vol. 134 Issue 7, p6
Features several executives in the media sector. Role played by Steve Burke in the turnaround of AT& T Broadband; Option of John Malone in revitalizing Liberty Media; Problem with the attitude of Interactive Corporation's Barry Diller over his goal to run a studio and network again.
- Retreat to conquer. // Variety;7/18/94, Vol. 355 Issue 11, p7
Reports on the annual conference hosted by Allen & Co. in Sun Valley, Idaho. Barring of the press from the conference; Atmosphere of secrecy at conference; Opposition to the Disney theme park in Virginia; Barry Diller's rejection of chief operating officer post of Microsoft; Edgar Bronfman...
- Mogul's coin is Diller pillar. Hayes, Dade // Daily Variety;1/15/2008, Vol. 298 Issue 7, p1
The article reports on the battle between InterActive Corp.'s Barry Diller and John Malone of Liberty Media Corp. holding company in the U.S. Liberty Media's position in InterActive is now 30%, up from 25%, after Liberty bought 14 million shares at $24.25 a share. InterActive lost about 28% of...
- CLASH OF THE TITANS. Goldsmith, Jill // Daily Variety;1/30/2008, Vol. 298 Issue 18, p1
The article focuses on the conflict between Barry Diller and John Malone regarding the aggregation of dotcoms known as IAC/InterActiveCorp., where Malone filed lawsuit in New York. The issue is due to Diller's plan to split IAC into five separate publicly traded companies which include HSN,...