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Mediaset SpA (MS.MI)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Mediaset chairman says hopes to solve dispute with Vivendi by Dec. 19
Thursday, 7 Dec 2017 

Dec 7 (Reuters) - Mediaset Chairman Fedele Confalonieri tells reporters::WHEN ASKED IF GROUP WOULD RESOLVE DISPUTE WITH VIVENDI OVER FAILED PAY-TV DEAL BY A DEC. 19 COURT HEARING, SAYS "LET'S HOPE SO".  Full Article

Mediaset expects positive advertising revenue in Q2, not far from Q1
Tuesday, 9 May 2017 

May 9 (Reuters) - Mediaset executives tell a post-results analyst call::advertising revenue for group in April "flat", mainly due to Easter and bank holidays.sees positive Q2 for group advertising, not far from previous quarter .no developments over pay-TV dispute with Vivendi, company did not hear from French media group .expects dates for TV rights auctions for Champions' League and Italy's Serie A in next 15-20 days, situation still "pretty liquid".  Full Article

Mediaset CEO: break-even in 2016 without failed pay-TV deal
Wednesday, 19 Apr 2017 

April 19 (Reuters) - Italian broadcaster Mediaset Chief Executive Pier Silvio Berlusconi tells reporters: :without failed pay-TV deal group would have broken even in 2016.pay-TV contract with France's Vivendi must be respected, damages to be paid on top.it is up to Vivendi to find solution for the dispute between the two groups linked to the soured pay-TV deal.group will comment in future how it will act after decision by the Italian regulator regarding Vivendi's stake in the TV-group.no "real" talks with Sky's Italy unit over Mediaset's pay-TV unit.he is skeptical over the possibility of introducing a loyalty share voting scheme at group.pay-TV unit subscribers stable at 2 million.  Full Article

Mediaset sees 2017 pay-TV unit revenues at 630-640 mln euros
Wednesday, 19 Apr 2017 

April 19 (Reuters) - Italian broadcaster Mediaset Chief Financial Officer Marco Giordani tells a post-results conference call: :expects pay-TV unit Premium revenues for 2017 up at 630-640 million euros.French media group Vivendi clearly has relevant influence on Mediaset activities given its stake in the TV group.  Full Article

Fininvest receives 85 mln euro as part of AC Milan deal
Tuesday, 6 Sep 2016 

Fininvest, the holding company of the Berlusconi family that owns soccer club AC Milan, says: has received 85 million euros from Chinese investors by way of second installment of down payment for purchase of AC Milan . the payment is an important step towards closing the deal by the end of the year. Further company coverage: [MS.MI] (Reporting by Milan newsroom).  Full Article

Mediaset key shareholder rejects Vivendi version of pay-TV deal
Thursday, 25 Aug 2016 

Italy's Fininvest, the key shareholder of Italian broadcaster Mediaset says: reaffirms the fairness of its behaviour and that of Mediaset in the pay-TV deal with Vivendi . completely rejects the version of facts given by the French media company with regards to the pay-TV agreement . is astonished by fact that Vivendi , whose behaviour it sees as unacceptable and unfair, is portraying itself as damaged party in the dispute over the pay-TV deal Further company coverage: [VIV.PA] [MS.MI] (Reporting by Milan newsroom).  Full Article

Mediaset's pay-TV loses 37 mln euros in second quarter of 2016
Thursday, 28 Jul 2016 

Italian broadcaster Mediaset says in a company presentation: its pay-TV unit Premium recorded a net loss of 37.1 million euros in the second quarter of the year . Premium lost 63.7 million euros in the first quarter Further company coverage: [MS.MI] (Reporting by Milan newsroom).  Full Article

Mediaset says no discussions with Vivendi over new pay-TV deal
Tuesday, 26 Jul 2016 

Italian broadcaster Mediaset says: There is no negotiation underway with Vivendi . Talks have already taken place leading to the signing of a contract on April 8 . Analysis of pay-TV data was carried out before contract was signed .Has never received any formal complaint from Vivendi over validity or content of pay-TV sale contract.  Full Article

Lazard owns just over 5 pct in Italy's Mediaset
Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016 

Italian broadcaster Mediaset: As of July 1 Lazard Asset Management held a stake of 5.105 percent in the group, according to a filing by Italy's market watchdog Consob Further company coverage: [MS.MI] (Reporting by Milan newsroom).  Full Article

Mediaset H1 advertising revenue growth seen close to 4 pct - CEO
Tuesday, 5 Jul 2016 

Mediaset CEO Pier Silvio Berlusconi says: H1 advertising revenue growth seen close to 4 percent; for full year should exceed 2 percent, but situation complicated . does not exclude possibility of raising dividend payout on 2016 results given capital gain from sale of pay-TV unit to Vivendi , but still premature . looking at projects to develop free-to-air TV in Germany, France and UK, "we are looking around" . financial results of pay-TV unit in line with business plan Further company coverage: [MS.MI] (Reporting by Milan newsroom).  Full Article

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