With Comcast out, how Disney's empire will look with Fox

By now everyone should have heard the news which is that Disney is interested in acquiring Fox and some of its assets. However just last month, Comcast decided that they wanted a slice of that pie and threw in a bid of their own, which for a moment made it seem like there was a possibility that Disney could lose on their bid.Disney has since raised their bid and it looks like Comcast has decided that maybe itís too rich for their blood. So much so that Comcast has decided to officially withdraw from their bid on Fox, with the companyís CEO Brian Roberts congratulating Disney on their bid. In a statement made by Roberts, “Comcast does not intend to pursue further the acquisition of the Twenty-First Century Fox assets and, instead, will focus on our recommended offer for Sky.”He adds, “I’d like to congratulate Bob Iger and the team at Disney and commend the Murdoch family and Fox for creating such a desirable and respected company.” That being said, Comcastís withdrawal doesnít me

With Comcast out, how Disney's empire will look with Fox

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Thu 19 Jul 18 from Phys.org

In the battle for Twenty-First Century Fox, Comcast blinks

In a battle among media giants for control of Twenty-First Century Fox's entertainment business, Comcast has blinked.

Thu 19 Jul 18 from Phys.org

UK clears way for 21st Century Fox to buy Sky

Britain on Thursday cleared the way for Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox to take full control of pan-European TV giant Sky after Fox agreed to address media plurality concerns.

Thu 12 Jul 18 from Phys.org

Comcast, Fox both raise bids as they reach for Sky

The battle for European pay TV service Sky escalated Wednesday as U.S. rivals Comcast and 21st Century Fox took turns upping the ante in their quest to expand their media empires.

Thu 12 Jul 18 from Phys.org

Murdoch's 21st Century Fox ups Sky bid to beat rival Comcast

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox increased Wednesday its bid to take full control of lucrative European pay TV service Sky in a prolonged battle with U.S. rival Comcast.

Wed 11 Jul 18 from Phys.org

Comcast Officially Drops Their Bid For Fox, Congratulates Disney

By now everyone should have heard the news which is that Disney is interested in acquiring Fox and some of its assets. However just last month, Comcast decided that they wanted a slice of that ...

Fri 20 Jul 18 from Ubergizmo

Comcast Drops 21st Century Fox Acquisition Bid

Disney made a $52.4 billion stock-based deal for 21st Century Fox’s TV and film assets but Comcast jumped in to spoil the party for Disney last month with its $65 billion offer. Not ...

Thu 19 Jul 18 from Ubergizmo

Comcast concedes to Disney in bidding war for Fox assets

Comcast Corp dropped its $66-billion bid for Twenty-First Century Fox Inc's entertainment assets on Thursday and said it would press on with its bid for European broadcaster Sky Plc , which ...

Thu 19 Jul 18 from Reuters Technology

Comcast admits defeat in bidding war for Fox, clearing path for Disney

Fox preferred to sell to Disney, and Comcast (eventually) took the hint.

Thu 19 Jul 18 from Arstechnica

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