Sky share price: Fox unlikely to offer remedies over deal
Sky share price: Fox unlikely to offer remedies over deal
16 Julio, 2017, 05:37
The British government ruled that Murdoch's 21st Century Fox should not be allowed to purchase Sky without a further investigation.
United Kingdom media regulator Ofcom said there was a risk the deal could increase Murdoch's influence over British politics and public opinion. He already controls three major newspapers - The Sun, The Times and The Sunday Times.
21st Century Fox's proposed takeover of European satcaster Sky faces a lengthy enquiry over its effect on media plurality in the United Kingdom after the USA company reportedly ruled out making concessions.
The takeover plan had already received the green light from the European Commission's competition authorities, which said its market investigation had found the proposed transaction "would raise no competition concerns", and from media watchdogs in Ireland.
Ofcom said it had considered allegations of sexual and racial harassment at Fox News, calling them "extremely serious and disturbing".
"It seems clear that there were significant failings of the corporate culture at Fox News", Ofcom said, adding that the failings were not serious enough to disqualify Fox from holding a United Kingdom broadcasting license.
Sky's share price has lost ground in London this morning, having shed 0.72 percent to 968.00p as of 08:41 BST, underperforming the broader United Kingdom market, with the benchmark FTSE 100 index now 0.08 percent worse off at 7,407.76 points.
Rupert Murdoch's recurring dream of owning Britain's biggest pay TV provider won't become reality until at least 2018. A previous bid collapsed in 2012 in the wake of a phone-hacking scandal at his British newspapers.
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