DAZN has agreed two more combat sports deals since its joint venture with Matchroom Boxing, but all three deals contain clauses that would allow the Perform-owned streaming platform to quickly shift its content strategy
Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba has today (Thursday) announced a strategic investment in Suning Sports, the sports unit of conglomerate Suning, with the two parties set to explore joint activities between their respective media operations.
Swedish telco Telia has today (Friday) acquired media group Bonnier Broadcasting, with the SEK 9.2bn (€897.8m/$1.05bn) deal set to result in the formation of a new business area encompassing both parties’ broadcast interests.
Media company Modern Times Group has expressed its surprise after Bulgaria’s Commission for Protection of Competition rejected its deal to sell commercial broadcaster Nova to PPF Group, the investment company controlled by Czech billionaire Petr Kellner.
US media company Comcast has today (Thursday) announced it will end its pursuit of the assets 21st Century Fox has agreed to sell to the Walt Disney Company in favour of concentrating on its takeover bid for pan-European pay-television broadcaster Sky.