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    1. October 23, 2012

      Karmazin to step down from Sirius

      Mel Karmazin is leaving his post as chief executive of Sirius XM Radio in February as John Malone’s Liberty Media closes in...

    2. August 8, 2012

      Liberty to spin off Starz pay-TV unit

      Liberty Media, John Malone’s holding company, plans to spin off its Starz entertainment company, giving Liberty more...

    1. May 31, 2012

      Liberty steps up battle for Sirius

      Liberty Media, John Malone’s holding company, has ramped up its battle for control of Sirius XM, the satellite radio...

    2. February 18, 2009

      Sirius rescue puts Malone plans into focus

      John Malone’s efforts again to play the media opportunist have taken shape after the rescue deal for Sirius XM that was...

    3. February 18, 2009

      Sirius rescue puts Malone plans into sharper focus

      John Malone's efforts again to play the media opportunist have taken shape after the rescue deal for Sirius XM, confirmed...

    4. February 17, 2009

      Sirius XM

      Sometimes living to fight another day will suffice. The satellite radio company Sirius XM sealed a $530m rescue package from...

    5. February 17, 2009

      Malone rides to rescue of Sirius

      John Malone's Liberty Media is expected to offer about $250m in a senior secured loan on Tuesday as the first step in a...

    6. February 16, 2009

      Malone comes to aid of Sirius

      John Malone’s Liberty Media offered $250m in a senior secured loan on Tuesday as the first step in a “multi-stage” deal to...

    7. FT Alphaville

      February 16, 2009

      Sirius XM weighs up offer

      Sirius XM is weighing up a financing offer from Liberty Media ahead of a Tuesday deadline to repay $175m in bonds in a...

    8. February 16, 2009

      Sirius XM weighs up Liberty Media financing offer

      Sirius XM is weighing up a financing offer from Liberty Media ahead of a deadline tomorrow to repay $175m in bonds in a...

    9. February 16, 2009

      Sirius XM weighs up Liberty Media financing offer

      Sirius XM is weighing up a financing offer from Liberty Media ahead of a deadline tomorrow to repay $175m in bonds in a...

    10. February 15, 2009

      Sirius XM weighs up Liberty offer

      Sirius XM is weighing up a financing offer from Liberty Media ahead of a deadline on Tuesday to repay $175m in bonds in a...

    11. February 14, 2009

      Sirius faces refinancing deadline

      Sirius XM Radio has said it could file for bankruptcy as early as Tuesday if it fails to refinance its debt, heating up...

    12. February 13, 2009

      Sirius faces spectre of bankruptcy

      Sirius XM Radio has said it could file for bankruptcy as early as Tuesday if it fails to refinance its debt, heating up...

    13. FT Alphaville

      February 11, 2009

      Sirius XM eyes bankruptcy

      Sirius XM Radio, the US satellite radio company, has been working with its advisers to prepare for a possible bankruptcy...

    14. FT Alphaville

      March 25, 2008

      Green light for XM, Sirius merger

      The proposed merger between XM and Sirius, the two top US satellite radio companies, was approved Monday by antitrust...

    15. July 21, 2007

      Viacom succession saga shows Sumner Redstone's iron grip

      There was a knowing chuckle among Viacom veterans when word emerged this week that Sumner Redstone, the company's...

    16. July 20, 2007

      Viacom saga shows Redstone’s iron grip

      There was a knowing chuckle among Viacom veterans when word emerged this week that Sumner Redstone, the company’s...

    17. July 20, 2007

      Redstone sidelines daughter in clashes at top of media empire

      Sumner Redstone, the 84-year-old chairman of Viacom and CBS, is moving to sideline another in a long line of potential...

    18. July 19, 2007

      Redstone moves to sideline daughter

      Sumner Redstone, the 84-year-old chairman of Viacom and CBS, is moving to sideline another in a long line of potential...

    19. June 1, 2007

      FCC still sceptical about XM-Sirius merger

      The chief media regulator in Washington indicated yesterday that months of lobbying on Capitol Hill by XM and Sirius...

    20. May 2, 2007

      Sirius chief acts to allay fears over XM merger

      Mel Karmazin, chief executive of Sirius Satellite Radio, yesterday sought to allay mounting concerns about the fate of a...

    21. May 1, 2007

      Sirius chief confident on XM merger

      Mel Karmazin, chief executive of Sirius Satellite Radio, on Tuesday sought to allay mounting concerns about the fate of a...

    22. February 27, 2007

      Sirius loss narrows as subscriptions jump

      Sirius on Tuesday reported a lower fourth-quarter net loss, as the fee-based satellite radio operator prepared for a...

    23. February 20, 2007

      Radio groups seek to win over regulator

      Sirius Satellite Radio and XM Satellite Radio on Tuesday portrayed themselves as two small players in an expanding and...

    24. February 19, 2007

      The men behind the Sirius, XM deal

      Mel Karmazin Mel Karmazin stepped into the role of chief executive at Sirius in November 2004, five months after leaving...

    25. February 19, 2007

      Sirius, XM deal to create satellite radio giant

      Sirius and XM have agreed to merge in an all-stock deal valued at $4.6bn, including debt, that would unite the two biggest...

    26. January 10, 2007

      Stern bags $83m bonus for luring listeners to Sirius

      Sirius Satellite Radio is paying "shock jock" Howard Stern an $83m bonus despite a 50 per cent share price fall since he...

    27. January 10, 2007

      Satellite radio to pay Stern $83m bonus

      Sirius Satellite Radio is paying radio personality Howard Stern an $83m bonus in spite of a 50 per cent decline in its...

    28. January 9, 2007

      Howard Stern bags $83m bonus

      Sirius Satellite Radio is paying “shock jock” Howard Stern an $83m (€64m) bonus in spite of a 50 per cent decline in its...

    29. December 6, 2006

      Sirius predicts fall in subscribers

      Shares in Sirius fell nearly 8 per cent yesterday after the satellite radio operator cut its forecasts for the number of...

    30. September 9, 2006

      Fearless Redstone faces up to the future

      It has become a staple of reality television for celebrity bosses such as Donald Trump and Martha Stewart to appear in a...

    31. September 8, 2006

      Fearless Redstone faces up to the future

      It has become a staple of reality television for celebrity bosses like Donald Trump and Martha Stewart to appear in a...

    32. September 6, 2006

      FIRM HAND ON THE TILLER

      The decision by Sumner Redstone (below) to fire Tom Freston as the chief executive of Viacom was another reminder that the...

    33. September 5, 2006

      Observer

      A Viacom survivor gets Redstoned Tom Freston was one of the few executives in the US media industry who seemed as cool as...

    34. January 5, 2006

      Christmas surge gives boost to satellite radio

      Satellite radio subscribers in the US are expected to reach more than 15m this year, up from little more than 9m in 2005,...

    35. September 9, 2005

      Howard's end

      Howard Stern is still the biggest prize that Sirius Satellite Radio has been able to bag. Though Stern is not due to start...

    36. May 9, 2005

      Mel Karmazin shrugs off the doubts that dog Sirius

      High above New York's Sixth Avenue, a two-storey glass booth is being prepared for Howard Stern. From there, the shock-jock...

    37. May 8, 2005

      Mel Karmazin shrugs off the doubts that dog Sirius

      High above New York's Sixth Avenue, a two-storey glass booth is being prepared for Howard Stern. From there, the shock-jock...

    38. April 18, 2005

      Sirius, Martha Stewart radio channel deal

      Martha Stewart, the home design icon, continued her personal and professional rehabilitation on Monday with the announcement...

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