TITLE

Italo banks buy Mediaset stake

AUTHOR(S)
Zecchinelli, Cecilia
PUB. DATE
October 1995
SOURCE
Variety;10/30/95, Vol. 360 Issue 13, p172
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the agreement by Italian banks to take a 20 percent stake in tycoon Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset movie and television company. Sale in summer 1995 of another 20 percent of Mediaset to three international partners; Berlusconi's expected cancellation of the debt of Mediaset's parent company, Fininvest, by the end of 1995.
ACCESSION #
9511170874

 

Related Articles

  • Berlusconi's sale of 20% of Mediaset is set. Dezzani, Mark // Hollywood Reporter;7/21/95, Vol. 338 Issue 9, p4 

    Reports on media magnate Silvio Berlusconi's sale of a 19.8 percent stake in his media holding company Mediaset. Rejection of Australian media magnate Rupert Murdoch's bid to acquire a majority stake in the company; Companies that have agreed to invest for the company's minority share.

  • Silvio finds smooth sale-ing. Zecchinelli, Cecilia // Variety;7/24/95, Vol. 359 Issue 12, p26 

    Reports on Milan, Italy-based television and advertising holding Mediaset owner Silvio Berlusconi's announcement of the sale of 20 percent of his company to an international consortium. Composition of the international consortium; Sales to be carried out through capital increases; Rejection of...

  • SILVIO'S NEXT MOVE: SALVAGE HIS MEDIA EMPIRE. LYMAN, ERIC J. // Hollywood Reporter;11/25/2011, Vol. 417 Issue 42, p10 

    The article reports on the challenges faced by the former Prime Minister of Italy Silvio Berlusconi in rescuing his media empire Mediaset SpA due to weak economic condition, reduced advertisement sales and his own personal scandals.

  • Mediaset gets license extension. Zecchinelli, Cecilia // Variety;9/02/96, Vol. 364 Issue 5, p32 

    Reports on the Italian government's extension of television licenses of former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset.

  • ITALY'S DIGITAL SALE.  // Daily Variety;4/20/2012, Vol. 315 Issue 14, p42 

    The article reports on the passage of bill which suggests to sell the digital television (TV) frequencies of Mediaset SpA owned by former Italian primer minister Silvio Berlusconi.

  • SILVIO BERLUSCONI. Chandler, Clay; Guyon, Janet; Hjelt, Paola; Murphy, Cait; Tomlinson, Richard // Fortune International (Europe);8/11/2003, Vol. 148 Issue 3, p38 

    Call Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's story an Italian remake of the motion picture Citizen Kane. Italy's 66-year-old Prime Minister and richest man (net worth: roughly $6 billion) owns three of the country's seven TV networks (he still serves as deputy chairman). As head of...

  • Buyers line up for pieces of Berlusconi's empire. Zecchinelli, Cecilia // Daily Variety;05/01/2001, Vol. 271 Issue 44, p3 

    Reports that potential buyers and corporate allies of Italian media tycoon Silvio Berlusconi have indicated interest in buying up parts of his television interests grouped under Mediaset SpA. Need for Berlusconi to resolve conflicts of interest between his business empire and his candidacy for...

  • Berlusconi's win boosts Mediaset. Vivarelli, Nick // Daily Variety;4/16/2008, Vol. 299 Issue 8, p4 

    The article reports that shares in Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset SpA broadcasting group surged in Milan, Italy on news of the media mogul's solid victory in the Italo general election. Election results showed that Berlusconi won a majority in both houses of parliament big enough to keep him in...

  • Silvio's woes cost Mediaset $1.3 bil. Day, Michael // Variety;11/29/2010, Vol. 421 Issue 3, p18 

    The article discusses a dramatic decline in the stock price of the Italian mass media industry company Mediaset, and its possible connection to political difficulties facing the firm's owner, Italy's Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics