TITLE

Seagram Takeover Could Boost USA

AUTHOR(S)
Farrell, Mike
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
Multichannel News;06/19/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 25, p63
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the rise in the stock price of USA Network Inc. in June 2000, after news broke that one of its largest shareholders, Jos. E. Seagram Co. Ltd., was the target of a takeover bid. Confirmation by French utility and media conglomerate Vivendi SA and pay TV company Canal Plus Sa that they were in negotiations to acquire Seagram; Plan of USA Network to enter the European market.
ACCESSION #
3266003

 

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