Anne Lambert, the CMA panel chair, said: “The CMA will use its extensive experience of investigating different issues in a wide range of sectors to thoroughly and impartially investigate the proposed takeover of Sky Plc by 21st Century Fox. “Once the ...
Sky PLC (LON:SKY) has been in limbo since the end of last year, when Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox Inc. (NASDAQ:FOX) made an offer for the 60.9% of the company it doesn't already hold, with the deal always going to be politically controversial.
Sky Plc Chairman James Murdoch was re-elected with the narrow backing of independent shareholders, overcoming opposition from investor groups that had raised concerns about his role amid a takeover bid from the Murdoch family's 21st Century Fox Inc.
Sky Plc logo Sky Plc (NASDAQ:SKYAY) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 12th. The company reported $0.76 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.76, MarketWatch Earnings reports.