Paris Major takeover in the TV production industry: French Banijay Group buys Dutch competitor Endemol Shine. With the previous co-owners Walt Disney Company and Fund of the Apollo Global Management Group, there is a definitive agreement, said Banijay on Saturday in Paris. According to the daily newspaper “Le Figaro”, the new network will create a “giant of TV production”.
A purchase price was not mentioned in the statement of Banijay. Regulators still have to agree as the company wrote. There are also discussions with the employee representatives.
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