Fox Boosts TW War Chest With BSkyB Sale

The $9.1 billion sale of 21st Century Fox’s Italian and German units could have a wider impact on the media industry, giving Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox a cash influx to potentially revive its attempt to buy Time Warner.

News Corp. Holds 54.5% Of German Pay TV Firm

BERLIN — A wholly owned subsidiary of Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. has taken a majority stake in German pay TV operator Sky Deutschland. The Munich-based channel said in a statement Monday that News Adelaide has increased its holding in Sky Deutschland to 54.5% for €347.4 million ($461.14 million). Sky Deutschland says News Corp. has also […]