Rainbow Deal My Hinge on Debt

Farrell, Mike
January 2001
Multichannel News;01/08/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p1
Updates on USA Networks Inc.'s negotiations to buy Rainbow Media Group from parent Cablevision Systems Corp. United States cable television properties of Rainbow Media; Cablevision's rumored goal to include in the negotiations with USA Networks the $1 billion debt of Rainbow Media.


Related Articles

  • Chasing Rainbow. McConville, Jim // Electronic Media;01/01/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p2 

    Reports on the growing list of media companies looking to acquire Cablevision Systems' United States cable networks that make up Rainbow Media Group. Offer of USA Networks; Cable networks included in Rainbow; Industry comments about the offer by Barry Diller.

  • Diller seeks exclusive talks on Rainbow bid. Goldsmith, Jill // Daily Variety;01/12/2001, Vol. 270 Issue 29, p9 

    Reports that USA Networks' executive Barry Diller plans to seek exclusive purchase negotiations for the Rainbow Media cable unit of Cablevision in the United States. Amount of reported bid for the unit; Names of cable networks owned by Rainbow.

  • Dolans won't see double after all. Goldsmith, Jill // Daily Variety;10/26/2005, Vol. 289 Issue 18, p1 

    Reports that Cablevision Systems Corp. chairman Charles Dolan and CEO James Dolan had withdrawn their proposal to the board to personally acquire the company's cable and telecommunication operations and spin off its programming, sports, and entertainment assets into a new publicly traded Rainbow...

  • Curtain going up on Independent Film Channel. Brown, Rich // Broadcasting & Cable;5/9/94, Vol. 124 Issue 19, p13 

    Reports on Rainbow Programming Holdings Inc.'s launching of the cable television network The Independent Film Channel (IFC) on September 1, 1994. Parent company Cablevision Systems Corp.'s assistance in cable distribution; Programming; Filmmakers Advisory Board; Renewal or extension of film...

  • Rainbow reversal. Higgins, John M. // Broadcasting & Cable;11/13/2000, Vol. 130 Issue 47, p35 

    Reports on Cablevision Systems' plan for its division Rainbow Media. Reconsideration of plan to sell; Holding of a shareholder meeting; Estimated value of Rainbow Media; Third-quarter results for Cablevision.

  • Rainbow Assets Put on Track. Farrell, Mike // Multichannel News;08/14/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 33, p2 

    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...

  • Diller leads in Rainbow gold. Goldsmith, Jill; Dempsey, John // Daily Variety;01/03/2001, Vol. 270 Issue 22, p5 

    Reports on United States-based Rainbow Media's plan to sell its cable television networks as of January 3, 2001. USA Networks Inc.'s bid for the cable television assets; Other companies bidding to acquire the cable television business.

  • Takeover rumors boost Cablevision. Corry, Carl // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);11/30/2001, Vol. 48 Issue 49, p1A 

    Reports on the rise in publicly traded stocks of cable network provider Cablevision Systems Corp. as of December 6, 2001. Speculations concerning the possible merger of the company with a media company; Plans of the company to improve its financial performance; Business activities of the company.

  • Briefly Noted.  // Electronic Media;11/26/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 48, p4 

    Reports developments in the cable television industry in the United States. Increase in the monthly rates of CableVision Systems Corp.; Third quarter loses of TiVo company; Details on the pending corporate acquisition of Telemundo Communications Group by NBC.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics