TITLE

Malone Follows the Money

AUTHOR(S)
Farrell, Mike
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Multichannel News;4/12/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 15, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of John Malone, Liberty Media Corp. chairman, to exchange his voting shares in DirecTV Inc. for common share which earns him 160 million dollars. It notes that the move was caused after Liberty Media Corp. acquired News Corp.'s controlling interest in DirecTV Inc. and merged Liberty Entertainment in 2009. According to David Joyce, Miller Tabak media analyst, his decision could be also affected by his desire to protect his interest in Liberty Global.
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49260999

 

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