NBC's Must-Sell TV?

Marino, Jonathan
December 2009
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;12/7/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 49, p11
The article reports on the collaboration of NBC Universal with Bain Capital and Blackstone Group to purchase the Weather Channel from Landmark Communications. The deal is valued at 3.5 billion U.S. dollars. Among the media conglomerates planning to strike a deal for the channel are The Discovery Channel, Viacom, News Corp. and Time Warner.


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