Saturday, February 13, 2016

Comcast buys NBC

Comcast and GE have agreed to form a joint venture 51% owned by Comcast, 49% owned by GE and managed by Comcast.

Comcast buys NBC

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Comcast and General Electric announced today that they have signed a definitive agreement to form a joint venture that will be 51 percent owned by Comcast, 49 percent owned by GE and managed by Comcast. The joint venture, which will consist of the NBC Universal (NBCU) businesses and Comcast’s cable networks, regional sports networks and certain digital properties and certain unconsolidated investments, will be well positioned to compete in an increasingly dynamic and competitive media and digital environment.

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