Liberty Global increases stake in ITV

Investment will fuel speculation of full takeover of broadcaster

Trump staying power confounds his rivals

Candidates fixated on containing billionaire ahead of debate

Lord Seb Coe, Chairman of LOGOC. Photographed at their office in Canary Wharf this afternoon.

Chime agrees to £374m takeover

WPP and Providence acquire sports-focused marketing services group

Goodes’ taunts fuel Australia race furore

Government considers referendum on indigenous rights

In this Jan. 20, 2015 file photo, Ryan Kavanaugh, chief executive officer of Relativity Studios, attends the Los Angeles Premiere of "Black or White" held at Regal Cinemas in Los Angeles. Relativity Media, the struggling "mini major" Hollywood studio behind movies such as "Immortals" and "Mirror Mirror," has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The filing Thursday, July 30, 2015, came a day after Relativity announced it was laying off 75 of its approximately 350 employees

Film-maker Relativity files for bankruptcy

Hollywood studio behind ‘Limitless’ to be auctioned off

Amazon pays $250m for ex-Top Gear trio

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May in new venture

NBCUniversal close to BuzzFeed, Vox deals

Funding would value start-ups at $1.5bn and $850m respectively

Chime rings note for WPP and Providence

Sorrell and buyout group take aim at sports marketing company founded by Lord Bell

Boxing promoter, Frank Warren and his son George. Photographed in the garden of the Goring hotel, London.
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Fighting talk on winning new audience

Boxing promoter Frank Warren wants to reach more viewers

HBO could learn from Netflix’s ambitions

Streaming services offer growth potential for rival companies

Clarkson aims to serve up a Prime cut

Car show on streaming service will seek to capture the spirit of his BBC offering

Guardian struggles to reduce losses

Revenues have increased at centre-left media group but not enough to hit break-even target

BT scores strong television growth

60,000 customers added in first-quarter ahead of sports expansion

Providence and WPP in talks on Chime deal

Offer could value sports marketing group at more than £350m

ProSieben and Springer end merger talks

Governance issues scupper discussions to create €14bn media group

Sky profits boosted by 1m new customers

Questions remain about impact of BT’s Champions League coverage

ITV: channel hopping

ITV’s share price has jumped — it’s time to switch over

ITV profits surge but audience shrinks

Broadcaster benefits from recovery in UK advertising spending

Marwyn vehicle to buy media companies

Group to list on Aim and raise £30m from institutional investors

US could prove tough audience for Pope

Anti-capitalist and pro-climate change stances unsettle conservatives

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