Univision rivals raise a red flag

Goldsmith, Jill; de la Fuente, Anna Marie
June 2006
Daily Variety;6/20/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 56, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that Carlyle Group, KKR and Blackstone Group have teamed with Bain Capital, Mexican broadcaster Televisa, Venezuelan broadcaster Venevision and Microsoft founder Bill Gate's Cascade Investment on a bid for Univision, which was up for sale early 2006. The three companies are part of a consortium called Valcon that has acquired Nielsen parent VNU.


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