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  1. April 6, 2014

    Ecclestone seeks to regain grip on F1

    Bernie Ecclestone has said he would like to regain control of F1 in partnership with leading teams such as Ferrari, even as...

  2. March 20, 2014

    Don’t expect Malone the ‘cable cowboy’ to ride into the sunset

    When Comcast delivered its surprise bid for Time Warner Cable last month, most observers assumed it would knock the...

  1. March 14, 2014

    Liberty Global ends talks with Daisy over £500m takeover

    Liberty Global has broken off talks to buy British IT group Daisy after balking at the putative price tag of more than...

  2. February 27, 2014

    Virgin Media in broadband fightback

    Virgin Media will offer twice the broadband speed of any other retail provider in the UK, as it seeks to revitalise its...

  3. February 19, 2014

    US ‘Cable Cowboy’ John Malone begins succession planning

    John Malone, the US billionaire dubbed the “Cable Cowboy”, has begun planning his succession at Discovery Communications and...

  4. February 3, 2014

    John Malone in talks with CVC over F1 stake

    US cable billionaire John Malone has approached the principal shareholder in Formula One about buying a stake in the motor...

  5. January 29, 2014

    Spanish cable group Ono forges ahead with Madrid float plans

    Ono, the Spanish cable group at the centre of takeover interest from Vodafone and John Malone’s Liberty Global, is forging...

  6. January 28, 2014

    Vodafone and Liberty locked in cable war

    Liberty Global is going head to head with Vodafone to buy Spain’s largest cable operator as the pair intensify their battle...

  7. January 28, 2014

    Liberty Global in talks to buy Spanish TV and telecoms group Ono

    Liberty Global, the company owned by US cable entrepreneur John Malone, is considering a €7bn bid for Spanish TV, broadband...

  8. January 27, 2014

    Liberty / Ziggo: European cable consolidation

    How nice that, once in a while, things go as planned. Neither investors in Netherlands-based Ziggo nor the larger Liberty...

  9. January 27, 2014

    Liberty Global buys Ziggo for €10bn

    John Malone’s Liberty Global has finally clinched a €10bn deal to buy the Dutch cable operator Ziggo, continuing the US...

  10. January 7, 2014

    Drahi looks beyond Europe for Altice

    Patrick Drahi has never been as much in the public eye as fellow tycoon Xavier Niel, but the former French telecoms engineer...

  11. December 17, 2013

    C&W Communications lifted by more M&A talk

    One of the year’s most active M&A sectors came under scrutiny again as rumours of pending offers for C&W Communications...

  12. December 12, 2013

    Liberty Global/Ziggo: cable extension

    Energy and persistence conquer all things, claimed Benjamin Franklin. John Malone, boss of international cable group Liberty...

  13. December 12, 2013

    Liberty and Vodafone chase European cable assets

    John Malone’s Liberty Global and Vodafone are becoming unlikely adversaries at the centre of a rapidly consolidating...

  14. December 12, 2013

    Liberty Global in takeover talks with Dutch cable group Ziggo

    John Malone has stepped up a push to consolidate the European cable industry, it emerged on Thursday, with Dutch operator...

  15. October 28, 2013

    AMC sets sights on viewers in Europe

    In the first season of the television show Mad Men, advertising executive Roger Sterling contemplates a fully stacked room...

  16. October 16, 2013

    Ziggo rejects takeover offer by John Malone’s Liberty Global

    John Malone’s European buying spree of cable assets was dealt a blow after Dutch operator Ziggo said on Wednesday it had...

  17. September 19, 2013

    Virgin Media to cut 600 management jobs

    Virgin Media is to axe 600 middle and senior management jobs as its new owner, Liberty Global, seeks cost synergies in the...

  18. September 19, 2013

    Numericable: Floating down the Seine

    When private equity is getting out, it is always worth asking why other investors want to get in. In the case of...

  19. August 16, 2013

    Week in Review, August 17

    A round-up of some of the week’s most significant corporate events and news stories. Corporate person in the news: Tim...

  20. August 14, 2013

    German court blocks €3.2bn Liberty Global cable deal

    The €3.2bn purchase of Kabel Baden-Württemberg by Liberty Global has been blocked by a German court, casting doubt on the...

  21. August 12, 2013

    US acquirers cut taxes by relocating to Europe after mergers

    A growing number of US companies are set to save hundreds of millions of dollars in tax by relocating to Europe after...

  22. July 26, 2013

    Liberty considers bids for pay-TV unit Chellomedia

    Liberty Global, the group of European cable operators chaired by John Malone, is sifting through first-round bids for...

  23. June 24, 2013

    Antitrust watchdog likely to scrutinise Kabel Deutschland deal

    With 28m German households having access to cable broadband, Germany is by far Europe’s biggest cable TV market, according...

  24. June 24, 2013

    Vodafone seals €7.7bn union with Kabel Deutschland

    Vodafone has finally arrived at the altar with Kabel Deutschland, having secured the hand of the management with a €7.7bn...

  25. June 23, 2013

    Kabel Deutschland set to accept Vodafone approach

    Kabel Deutschland is set to recommend a revised bid from Vodafone of close to €7.7bn to its shareholders, putting the...

  26. June 19, 2013

    Liberty Global plans to put assets on the table in bid for Kabel

    Liberty Global is confident of structuring a €7.5bn bid for Kabel Deutschland that can overcome regulatory opposition and...

  27. June 18, 2013

    Kabel among Europe gainers on Liberty offer

    European equity indices were broadly higher on Tuesday, with Kabel Deutschland among the leaders after the company received...

  28. June 18, 2013

    Kabel Deutschland/Liberty Global

    Gottfried Leibniz may not have had Kabel Deutschland in mind when he ruminated about the best of all possible worlds. But...

  29. June 17, 2013

    Liberty Global enters bidding race for Kabel Deutschland

    Liberty Global, the European cable group controlled by John Malone, has entered the bidding for Kabel Deutschland, with a...

  30. June 14, 2013

    Vodafone to make second pass at Kabel Deutschland

    Vodafone is preparing to make a fresh bid approach to Kabel Deutschland as early as next week, following the rejection of...

  31. May 10, 2013

    Week in review, May 11

    A round-up of some of the week’s most significant corporate events and news stories. Corporate person in the news: Tom...

  32. May 8, 2013

    Lombard: Sainsbury gives a solid performance in a fragile sector

    Food retailing is a tough and challenging business. And that’s just for investors. Of the three major quoted grocers, Tesco...

  33. May 8, 2013

    Former News International boss Tom Mockridge to head Virgin Media

    Tom Mockridge, a former chief executive of News International, has been appointed chief executive of UK cable TV service...

  34. April 26, 2013

    John Malone circles as buyout owners exit Dutch cable group

    The private equity owners of Ziggo have sold their remaining shares in the largest Dutch cable operator at a discount,...

  35. April 18, 2013

    Deals shed light on Liberty chief’s role

    John Malone’s portrait hangs in the boardroom of Liberty Media’s Colorado headquarters, and outside the window is a bronze...

  36. April 17, 2013

    EADS and Kabel soften European falls

    European markets slid deeper into negative territory with Germany and France leading the decline, fuelled by concerns about...

  37. April 17, 2013

    Inside Business: Media moguls learn from takeover mistakes

    Charlie Ergen’s $25.5bn attempt to break up Softbank’s bid for Sprint Nextel this week is a reminder that the animal spirits...

  38. April 9, 2013

    EU to pass $23.3bn Virgin Media takeover

    John Malone’s Liberty Global is to win EU approval for its $23.3bn takeover of Virgin Media, paving the way for the creation...

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