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Liberty Global CEO Michael Fries’ 2020 Pay Falls to $44.9 Million

The head of John Malone's international cable giant, which owns Virgin Media, earned $123.2 million in 2019, mostly from stock awards.

Charter CEO Tom Rutledge’s Pay Rises to $38.8 Million in 2020

The exec's compensation at the U.S. cable and Internet giant rose sharply from $8.74 million in 2019.

Liberty Media Posts Loss in COVID-19-Hit Fourth Quarter

The company, led by CEO Greg Maffei and chairman John Malone, posts its latest financials.

John Malone Talks “Dying” Cinemas, “Overpriced” Netflix and Disney

Media mogul John Malone discussed "dying" cinema operators, the "really tough" studio business, as well as "overpriced" Netflix and Disney. The Liberty Media chairman also recalled trying to buy…

AT&T Completes Sale of Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands Businesses to Raise $1.95 Billion

Telecom giant and WarnerMedia owner AT&T has raised $1.95 billion in cash to reduce its debt load after closing the sale of its wireless and wireline operations in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin…

Charter’s Pay TV Future Is as a “Video Store,” CEO Says

Cable operator Charter Communications, in which John Malone's Liberty Broadband owns a big stake, sees its pay TV future in the role of a "video store," chairman and CEO Tom Rutledge told a virtual…

Liberty Global to Acquire Switzerland’s Sunrise for $7.4 Billion

John Malone's Liberty Global agreed to acquire Swiss pay TV and telecom firm Sunrise Communications in a $7.4 billion all-cash public tender offer.

Liberty Media Swings to Second-Quarter Loss Amid Pandemic

Liberty Media, the company controlled by billionaire mogul John Malone that houses assets like audio entertainment giant SiriusXM, the Atlanta Braves baseball club and the Formula One racing circuit…

SiriusXM to Acquire Podcast Platform Stitcher for up to $325 Million

SiriusXM has agreed to acquire podcast platform Stitcher from E.W. Scripps Co. for up to $325 million.

Liberty Media’s John Malone Remains Bullish on Live Events Businesses

Liberty Media chairman John Malone told shareholders that the company continues to believe in the value of the live events business, such as sports and Live Nation Entertainment, despite the…

Liberty Media Details Formula One Losses Amid Pandemic

Liberty Media, the company controlled by billionaire mogul John Malone that houses assets like audio entertainment giant SiriusXM, the Atlanta Braves baseball club and the Formula One racing circuit…

Liberty Global’s U.K. Cable Giant Virgin Media to Merge With Mobile Firm O2

John Malone's Liberty Global has agreed to merge its U.K. cable operator Virgin Media with Telefonica's British mobile unit O2.