Vivendi, News Corp. Create Global Scale

Brockmeyer, Dieter; Galetto, Mike
June 2000
Multichannel News;06/26/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 26, p32
Reports on big moves taken by Vivendi SA and News Corp. in the third week of June 2000 which could reshape the international media industry in a major way. Vivendi's agreement to buy Seagram Co. Ltd.; News Corp.'s unveiling of a holding company for its international distribution and digital assets; Vivendi's expression of interest in taking a stake in Sky Global Networks Inc., as the new News Corp. unit is known.


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