Farrell, Mike
March 2005
Multichannel News;3/14/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 11, p1
Reports on the plan of Insight Communications Co. to buy out public shareholders and to take the multisystem operator private in the U.S., as of March 2005. Proposal of chairman Sidney Knafel and CEO Michael Willner regarding a percentage of Insight shares; Decision of independent directors of the company on the proposal; Potential effect of the proposal on the interest of Comcast Corp. in Insight.


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