21st Century Fox

CMA names investigation group for Fox-Sky deal

Anne Lambert

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has appointed the investigation group that will put together its report into 21st Century Fox’s planned £18.5 billion (€20.5 billion)… Read more

Confirmed: Sky deal referred to regulator for six-month review

Karen Bradley

The UK government has confirmed that 21st Century Fox’s planned £18.5 billion (€20.5 billion) takeover of Sky will be referred to the Competition and Markets… Read more

Bradley minded to refer Sky deal over broadcasting standards

Karen bradley

Karen Bradley has said she is “minded” to refer the proposed merger between 21st Century Fox and Sky to regulators over concerns about broadcasting standards. The… Read more

Peter Rice upped to 21st Century Fox president


Peter Rice has been promoted to president of global media giant 21st Century Fox. He was previously chairman and CEO of Fox Networks Group (FNG),… Read more

Fox entertainment president steps down

David Madden

Fox entertainment president David Madden is stepping down, with reports claiming that he may be heading to AMC. US new stories suggest that he is… Read more

Ofcom submits additional advice on Fox-Sky bid

Karen bradley

Ofcom has submitted additional advice on the proposed merger between 21st Century Fox and Sky to the UK government. The broadcast regulator made the submission… Read more

Ofcom could face judicial review over ‘fit and proper’ Sky ruling

Ofcom CEO Sharon White

Ofcom could face a judicial review of its ruling that Sky would remain a “fit and proper” holder of a UK broadcast licence if 21st… Read more

Fox chief: live-streaming TV proves pay power

Lachlan Murdoch

The progress of live-streaming TV services reaffirms the strength of pay TV bundles, according 21st Century Fox executive chairman Lachlan Murdoch. He said that while… Read more

Fox faces Sky delay as government calls on Ofcom to look at ‘new evidence’

Karen Bradley

The UK government has said that submissions made in relation to 21st Century Fox’s planned acquisition of Sky “raise new evidence” and has asked media… Read more

Fox to launch SVOD service FX+ with Comcast

John Landgraf

21st Century Fox’s US FX Networks unit has teamed up with cable giant Comcast to launch a new premium ad-free service subscription video-on-demand service for… Read more