Transactions by DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS-C (DISCK) in the last 6 months
Discovery Communications, Inc. (NasdaqGS:DISC.A) agreed to acquire CNBC-e from Dogus Yayin Grubu A.S. on July 30, 2015. CNBC-e will continue to air as is and be operated by the existing team during the interim. Assuming customary closing conditions are satisfied, the acquisition is expected to be concluded later in 2015.
Discovery Communications, Inc. (NasdaqGS:DISC.A) signed an agreement to acquire remaining 49% stake in Eurosport France SA and Eurosport International SA from TF1 Group (ENXTPA:TFI) for approximately €470 million on July 22, 2015. TF1 Group wants to exercised the option for €491 million which includes €25 million of working capital adjustments. Post-closing, Discovery Communications, Inc. will hold 100% stake in Eurosport France and Eurosport International. TF1 Group, ...
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd. agreed to acquire SBS Discovery Media from Discovery Communications, Inc. (NasdaqGS:DISC.A) on April 28, 2015. Paul Keenan, Chief Executive Officer of Bauer Consumer led the transaction. The transaction is pending regulatory and antitrust approval. Bob Bishop, Jon Kenworthy, Paul Rutherford, Ben Forgiel-Jenkins, Ani Grigorian, Mathias Berggren, Fredrik Lykke, Jacob Kornerup and Samuli Simojoki of DLA Piper acted as legal advisors while Stella ...
Discovery Communications, Inc. (NasdaqGS:DISC.A) acquired an additional 31% stake in Eurosport France on March 31, 2015. Upon completion of the transaction, Discovery Communications, Inc. holds 51% stake in Eurosport France.
Formula E Holdings Limited announced that it has received an equity round of funding on March 9, 2015. The transaction involved participation from new investors Discovery Communications, Inc. and Liberty Global plc. Jon Kenworthy, David Beech. Partner Nick Fitzpatrick, Patrick Mitchell and Alexandra Kamerling of DLA Piper UK LLP acted as legal advisors for Liberty Global plc and Discovery Communications, Inc.
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