Saturday, 18 November 2017

UK competition body to investigate Sky/Fox deal

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom
Thursday 14 September 17

Culture secretary refers proposed takeover to CMA Phase 2 investigation on media plurality grounds

The U.K. government has referred 21st Century Fox's proposed £11.7 billion (€14 billion) acquisition of Sky to the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) for investigation. The move means the takeover could be delayed by up to six months as the CMA looks into the competitive implications of the deal on the U…

The U.K. government has referred 21st Century Fox's proposed £11.7 billion (€14 billion) acquisition of Sky to the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) for investigation. The move means the takeover could be delayed by up to six months as the CMA looks into the competitive implications of the deal on the U…

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