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Vivendi to Sell up to Half of Universal Music Group: Who Are The Potential Suitors?

VIVENDI TO SELL UP TO HALF OF UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP: WHO ARE THE POTENTIAL SUITORS?

Vivendi lit up the industry rumor mill by announcing that it will look for a strategic partner, or possibly two, to sell up to 50%...

French Media Giant Vivendi Announces Plans To Sell Half Of Universal Music Group

FRENCH MEDIA GIANT VIVENDI ANNOUNCES PLANS TO SELL HALF OF UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP

UMG is the parent company of labels including Capitol Music Group , classical label Deutsche Grammophon and the pop powerhouse Republic...

 
 
 
Ubisoft Fends Off Vivendi With Tencent Deal

UBISOFT FENDS OFF VIVENDI WITH TENCENT DEAL

Ubisoft has reached an agreement with Vivendi , for its full exit from Ubisoft's share capital. Vivendi will sell its entire stake...

Vivendi selling stake in Ubisoft, allaying hostile takeover concerns

VIVENDI SELLING STAKE IN UBISOFT, ALLAYING HOSTILE TAKEOVER CONCERNS

Vivendi has announced it is selling its stake in Ubisoft, putting a rest to years of concerns that a hostile takeover was on the horizon. Ubisoft...

 
 
 
Five Questions For. Barbary Brunner, Austin Technology Council CEO

FIVE QUESTIONS FOR. BARBARY BRUNNER, AUSTIN TECHNOLOGY COUNCIL CEO

Austin -Barbary Brunner says Austin has always felt like home. She has made career stops in Seattle, Los Angeles, and Denver, but says...

Replay - Crash: Mind Over Mutant

REPLAY - CRASH: MIND OVER MUTANT

Crash Bandicoot's orange flame is burning bright again in the newly released N. Sane Trilogy , a collection or remasters that are a...

 
 
 
Guillemot Family Raises Stake In Ubisoft To Ward Off Vivendi Takeover

GUILLEMOT FAMILY RAISES STAKE IN UBISOFT TO WARD OFF VIVENDI TAKEOVER

The battle for control of Ubisoft has been long and arduous. We last left off back in April, with a report that Vivendi was planning...

Vivendi sponsoring Cannes Lions Entertainment track

VIVENDI SPONSORING CANNES LIONS ENTERTAINMENT TRACK

Vivendi, owner of Universal Music as well as Canal Plus, France's pay-TV company, is a sponsor of the Cannes Lions Entertainment track....

 
 
 
Report: Vivendi Might Be Eyeing Ubisoft Takeover This Year, According to Reuters' Sources

REPORT: VIVENDI MIGHT BE EYEING UBISOFT TAKEOVER THIS YEAR, ACCORDING TO REUTERS' SOURCES

Sources close to Reuters have told the news agency that Vivendi is likely to consider acquisitions in the video game and advertising...

Reports indicate Vivendi wants a majority takeover of Ubisoft by end of year

REPORTS INDICATE VIVENDI WANTS A MAJORITY TAKEOVER OF UBISOFT BY END OF YEAR

Vivendi's unwelcome invasion of Ubisoft is a saga that has stretched on for nearly two years now. There have been many chapters to...

 
 
 
Spinal Tap, Rob Reiner Reunite to File $400 Million This Is Spinal Tap Lawsuit

SPINAL TAP, ROB REINER REUNITE TO FILE $400 MILLION THIS IS SPINAL TAP LAWSUIT

The creators of This Is Spinal Tap are suing the French media company Vivendi SA for $400 million over fraud, accounting misappropriation,...

'Spinal Tap' Co-Creators Join Harry Shearer's Fraud Lawsuit Against Vivendi

'SPINAL TAP' CO-CREATORS JOIN HARRY SHEARER'S FRAUD LAWSUIT AGAINST VIVENDI

This Is Spinal Tap co-creators Christopher Guest and Michael McKean, along with the 1984 film's director Rob Reiner, are now co-plaintiffs...

 
 
 
Ubisoft buys another 3.2% to prep for battle against Vivendi's hostile takeover

UBISOFT BUYS ANOTHER 3.2% TO PREP FOR BATTLE AGAINST VIVENDI'S HOSTILE TAKEOVER

Ubisoft has signed a deal to buy another 3.2 percent of its own stock from a French investment bank for $137.5 million as the video...