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  1. Vivendi Enters Exclusive Talks About Telecom Unit Sale

    5:16 am 3/14/2014

    The company has been looking to focus on its media and entertainment holdings, including Universal Music Group and StudioCanal, by selling off its telecom assets.Read more

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  2. Vivendi Gets Bids for Telecom Arm as Analysts Debate Outlook

    1:54 am 3/6/2014

    A sale would fit into the French conglomerate's decision to focus on its entertainment assets, including Universal Music, and raise additional cash for possible acquisitions and shareholder returns.Read more

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  3. Vivendi's New Content Head Outlines Priorities

    12:09 am 2/25/2014

    UPDATED: The French media and telecom conglomerate's Universal Music Group said that digital sales exceeded physical sales for the first time in 2013.Read more

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  4. Vivendi Analysts See Stock Upside for Split Media, Telecom Businesses

    6:40 am 11/27/2013

    Industry observers also discuss planned management changes and possible deals after the French conglomerate confirmed plans to create two separate companies in mid-2014.Read more

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  5. Vivendi Approves Telecom Spin-Off, Vincent Bollore to Become Chairman

    9:16 am 11/26/2013

    After the separation of telecom arm SFR, the conglomerate's largest shareholder will be chair of the company that will then focus on its media assets.Read more

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  6. Vivendi Third-Quarter Earnings Fall

    9:20 am 11/14/2013

    The entertainment and telecom conglomerate, which continues to evaluate a split next year, posted improved results for Universal Music Group.Read more

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  7. Vivendi Unit, Charlie Ergen's EchoStar Eye Brazil Pay TV Venture

    1:32 am 10/1/2013

    The companies cite expected consumer demand driven by the soccer World Cup in 2014 and the Summer Olympics in 2016 in Rio.Read more

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  8. European Sector Stocks Review: ITV, Mediaset, ProSieben up Sharply After Three Quarters

    2:27 pm 9/30/2013

    Vivendi and BSkyB have seen smaller gains as French broadcasters have recently seen an upgrade. Read more

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  9. French Cable Giant Numericable Eyeing IPO (Report)

    3:04 am 9/16/2013

    Analysts say the move could be a prelude to a combination with Vivendi's telecom arm SFR amid rising French and U.S. cable industry deal chatter.Read more

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  10. Vivendi Says It Will Consider Split, Names Largest Shareholder Vice Chair

    9:35 am 9/11/2013

    The firm said its core would form "a new international media group based in France" with positions in music worldwide, the Internet and related services in Brazil, European cinema, as well as pay TV.Read more

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