Get ready for a wave of TV mergers and buyouts

May 1, 2017

20th Century Fox is reportedly looking to buy Tribune Media, potentially sparking a wave of consolidation in the TV business. The news comes via Bloomberg, which believes that the media giant has entered into secret talks to buy the broadcaster. Tribune Media is a potentially prize asset, owning 39 stations in 31 markets, including affiliates for all of the big five TV networks.

Read more at: https://www.engadget.com/2017/05/01/get-ready-for-a-wave-of-tv-mergers-and-buyouts/


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