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  1. Brexit: What It Means for Entertainment Industry M&A

    4:14 am 6/24/2016

    "In dollars, ITV will never look cheaper," says one analyst, with another saying the Brexit vote "increases the chances of a bid by one of the major U.S. media companies." Read more

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  2. Sky's German Soccer Rights Deal Gets Mixed Reviews From Analysts

    2:07 am 6/13/2016

    While it keeps popular content on Sky Deutschland, the higher cost "brings into question the long-term profitability of Sky," says one observer. Read more

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  3. Discovery CEO: Buying ITV Would Be a "Big Bite for Us"

    4:04 am 6/3/2016

    David Zaslav also discusses hurdles to a possible takeover of U.K. broadcaster Channel 4.Read more

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  4. All3Media Buys Stake in U.K. Producer Caravan

    1:33 am 5/25/2016

    The production firm owned by Discovery and Liberty Global backs the company that makes documentaries, current affairs programs and factual series.Read more

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  5. Discovery CEO Touts Ad Outlook, Predicts Olympics Profit, Explains Cost Cuts

    6:35 am 5/5/2016

    The company's CFO says the financial benefit from cost-cutting measures will come in at two times-plus the $40 million to $60 million in incurred costs.Read more

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  6. Discovery Eyes Layoffs Amid Financial Woes

    3:16 pm 5/4/2016

    "There is no doubt that change can be challenging and difficult," Discovery CEO David Zaslav said Wednesday in a memo to employees.Read more

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  7. Discovery First-Quarter Earnings Rise, U.S. Ad Revenue Grows 7 Percent

    9:06 am 5/4/2016

    The cable networks company is led by CEO David Zaslav.Read more

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  8. Discovery Buys Stake in Online Video Site RugbyPass

    2:05 am 4/27/2016

    The deal for the platform, which targets 23 Asian markets, fits in with Discovery's continued push into OTT offerings to serve superfans.Read more

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  9. HBO, Discovery Acquire Stakes in Cloud Graphics Company Otoy

    6:53 am 4/19/2016

    The unspecified investments will "fuel development and distribution of original holographic content" in partnership with the company that has been working with Jon Stewart.Read more

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  10. Discovery CEO David Zaslav's Pay Falls to $32.4 Million in 2015

    3:12 am 3/24/2016

    The boss of the cable networks company had made $156.08 million in 2014, boosted by one-time stock and options awards when he signed a new long-term contract.Read more

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