Keyword: Fox

  • Fox: Risk of no-deal Brexit bigger than backstop risk
    Fox: Risk of no-deal Brexit bigger than backstop risk
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    United Kingdom Trade Secretary Liam Fox (pictured) called on the House of Commons on Monday to approve Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit agreement and insisted the risk of leaving the European Union without any deal is currently gr...

  • Growth main focus of New Fox company - report
    Growth main focus of New Fox company - report
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    Growth will be the main focus of the so-called New Fox company once the Walt Disney Co. finishes the acquisition of 21 Century Fox, CNBC reported on Friday, citing sources familia...

  • FCC reviewing 'Dual Network Rule'
    FCC reviewing 'Dual Network Rule'
    12/13/2018

    The United States Federal Communications Commission voted to review the "Dual Network Rule," a ban on mergers between or among the four biggest broadcasting networks in the market. Currently, the networks in question are ABC, C...

  • Fox believes May will win no-confidence vote
    Fox believes May will win no-confidence vote
    12/12/2018

    Britain's Secretary of State for International Trade Liam Fox said on Wednesday that he believes Prime Minister Theresa May will win the no-confidence vote in her leadership scheduled to take place later in the day.

    "I t...

  • UK's Fox: Parliament may steal Brexit from people
    UK's Fox: Parliament may steal Brexit from people
    12/5/2018

    United Kingdom Trade Minister Liam Fox (pictured) warned on Wednesday that the country's Parliament will try to "steal" Brexit from the British people who chose to leave the European Union in the 2016 referendum and added s...

  • UK's Fox: No-deal Brexit possible, but would be unfortunate
    UK's Fox: No-deal Brexit possible, but would be unfortunate
    11/16/2018

    British Secretary of State for International Trade Liam Fox stated on Friday that the possibility of a no-deal Brexit exists, but stressed that such a turn of events would be "unfortunate," media reported. The official noted th...

  • AMC's Collier to head Fox Broadcasting
    AMC's Collier to head Fox Broadcasting
    10/21/2018

    AMC Networks executive Charlie Collier will become chief executive of entertainment for the new Fox when 21st Century Fox completes its sale of assets to Walt Disney Co.

    The Wall Street Journal reported that Collier will oversee ...

  • Disney, Fox set deal close date for January 1 - official
    Disney, Fox set deal close date for January 1 - official
    10/11/2018

    Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. will be ready to close the deal with the Walt Disney Co. by January 1, Fox president Peter Rice told employees.

    Variety reported that Rice said the company will be prepared for a January 1 transactio...

  • Fox intends to sell its 39% holding in Sky to Comcast
    Fox intends to sell its 39% holding in Sky to Comcast
    9/26/2018

    After Sky Plc accepted Comcast Corp.'s higher offer for a takeover, Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. said on Wednesday that it accepts the outcome. The company run by the family of Rupert Murdoch revealed it intends, with the consent of...

  • Sky accepts Comcast's $39 billion takeover offer
    Sky accepts Comcast's $39 billion takeover offer
    9/24/2018

    The British media and telecommunications company Sky announced on Monday it accepted a $39 billion takeover offer presented over the weekend by the American conglomerate Comcast. ...

  • Takeover Panel: Comcast tops Fox's bid for Sky
    Takeover Panel: Comcast tops Fox's bid for Sky
    9/22/2018

    In the blind auction for Sky Plc, Comcast Corp. placed a higher offer than Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. The winner in the process came on top on Saturday with £17.28 per share, valuing the broadcaster at nearly £30.5 billion...

  • UK: Sky to be auctioned as race has lasted too long
    UK: Sky to be auctioned as race has lasted too long
    9/20/2018

    Sky Plc agreed to an auction for the purchase of its equity, and so did prospective investors Twenty-First Century Fox Inc., Walt Disney Co. acting in concert with Rupert Murdoch's empire, and Comcast Corp. The announcement was publi...

  • Fox postpones deadline for Sky until October 6
    Fox postpones deadline for Sky until October 6
    9/17/2018

    Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. said on Monday that the acceptance period for the bid of £14 per share in Sky Plc would be extended, while the deadline set by Britain's Panel on Takeovers and Mergers for an improvement in the off...

  • EU Commission to rule on Disney-Fox deal by October 19
    EU Commission to rule on Disney-Fox deal by October 19
    9/17/2018

    The European Commission announced on Monday that it will rule on Walt Disney Company's proposed acquisition of 21st Century Fox's entertainment assets by October 19. The announcement comes after Disney submitted a request for EU&...

  • Elliott wanted £15.01 per Sky share from Disney
    Elliott wanted £15.01 per Sky share from Disney
    8/29/2018

    The United Kingdom's Panel on Takeovers and Mergers revealed on Wednesday that a group of shareholders in Sky Plc led by Elliott Management Corp. has estimated the chain principle implied a price of £15.01 per share in the comp...

  • UK's Fox: Brexit outcome to have global impact for EU
    UK's Fox: Brexit outcome to have global impact for EU
    8/29/2018

    United Kingdom Secretary of State for International Trade Liam Fox said on Wednesday that the outcome of the Brexit negotiations will not only affect the UK and the European Union but will likely have a global impact, as well.

    &q...

  • UK trade secy Fox: Don't want no-deal Brexit
    UK trade secy Fox: Don't want no-deal Brexit
    8/28/2018

    The British Secretary of state for International Trade Liam Fox said on Tuesday he would like to avoid the United Kingdom exiting the European Union without a deal. Speaking to CNBC, Fox explained that although the UK's macroeconomic...

  • UK to become 'exporting superpower' after Brexit - Fox
    UK to become 'exporting superpower' after Brexit - Fox
    8/21/2018

    United Kingdom Trade Secretary Liam Fox revealed London's future export strategy saying the country will bid to become an "exporting superpower" after Brexit, AFP reported on Tuesday. He added the UK aims to significantly i...

  • British regulators order £14-per-share floor for Sky
    British regulators order £14-per-share floor for Sky
    8/16/2018

    The United Kingdom's Panel on Takeovers and Mergers told Walt Disney Co. the minimum price for Sky Plc, if the American company succeeds in buying Twenty-First Century Fox Inc., is £14 a share.

    The ruling published on T...

  • Liam Fox believes no-deal Brexit is likely
    Liam Fox believes no-deal Brexit is likely
    8/5/2018

    United Kingdom International Trade Secretary Liam Fox told the Sunday Times he is not certain a Brexit deal will be made and put the odds of a no-deal Brexit taking place at 60 to 40.

    Fox commented that he initially though the li...