TITLE

Rainbow Assets Put on Track

AUTHOR(S)
Farrell, Mike
PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
Multichannel News;08/14/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 33, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plans of United States-based Cablevision Systems Corp. for its Rainbow Media tracking stock. Split off of some programming assets from Rainbow Media Holdings Inc. into a new tracker called Rainbow Media Group; Creation of a new entity that will include national cable programming assets.
ACCESSION #
3466779

 

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