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

Iflix hires Sky M&A chief as CFO

Anil Jhingan

Emerging markets subscription video-on-demand service Iflix has named Sky M&A executive Anil Jhingan as its chief commercial and financial officer. Jhingan, who has served as… Read more

Berenberg highlights Sky risks

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Analysts at Berenberg have cut their earnings-per-share estimates for Sky and have highlighted concerns about the uncertain outcome of the forthcoming auction of Premier League… Read more

Sky secures English Football League rights with expanded offering


Sky has secured the rights to show live coverage of English Football League (EFL) games until 2024, beating off competition from rival BT Sport. Sky… Read more

Sky launches OTT TV service for Spain

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Sky has launched its planned OTT TV streaming service for the Spanish market, offering a line-up of Spanish pay TV channels, TV series and on-demand… Read more

Sky launches pop-up ‘Sky-Fi’ channel


Sky is launching a pop-up channel dedicated to sci-fi movies, to air from September 9 for one month. The Sky-Fi channel will be available at… Read more

Fox News disappearing from Sky

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21st Century Fox has pulled Fox News from the Sky platform in the UK, stating that it was “not in our commercial interest” to continue… 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