Comcast makes $65 billion offer for 21st Century Fox assets as bidding war with Disney heats up (FOXA, CMCSA, DIS)
Wednesday, 13 June 2018 · *Comcast has officially bid $65 billion for 21st Century Fox, topping Disney's $52 billion offer. *
· *The proposal comes one day after a court approved AT&T's $85 billion merger with Time Warner.*
Comcast made its highly-anticipated bid for 21st Century Fox official, offering $65...
Comcast has offered $65 billion for Twenty-First Century Fox media assets. According to Reuters, the all-cash offer for Fox’s movie and TV studios and other assets including the X-Men franchise opens a war with Walt Disney. Disney had already offered $52 billion in stock for the acquisition....
Walt Disney didn’t win Sky as part of its acquisition of 21st Century Fox assets, but the end to the unusual bidding war leaves rival Comcast paying a sum that... Wall Street Journal - BusinessAlso reported by •bizjournals •Business Insider
The fierce bidding battle over Sky has come to a close -- Comcast has successfully outbid 21st Century Fox to acquire the UK media giant for $39 billion. It... engadget - TechnologyAlso reported by •SeattlePI.com •bizjournals •Business Insider
All summer long, every blow in the fight between Comcast, Twenty-first Century Fox and Disney has played out in headline after headline, with every new bid and... bizjournals - BusinessAlso reported by •SeattlePI.com
Comcast outbid 21st Century Fox and its powerful backer, Disney, on Saturday in an auction for control of European broadcaster Sky. CNNMoney - BusinessAlso reported by •RTTNews •bizjournals •Business Insider
Sep.24 -- A one-day auction for control of Sky Plc saw Comcast Corp. knock 21st Century Fox out of the running for control of the British broadcaster with a bid of $39 billion. Bloomberg Intelligence's..