Skandia buys into FBC

Guider, Elizabeth
January 2001
Daily Variety;01/17/2001, Vol. 270 Issue 33, p73
Trade Publication
Reports that Skandia plans to acquire a stake in Rome, Italy-based television and wireless content producer Fact Based Communications as of January 17, 2001. Company background.


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