Disney could soon own Sky

From Engadget - December 14, 2017

21st Century Fox already has a 39 percent stake in Sky. Should the deal go through, that figure will go up to 100 percent. It's a big if, but were that to happen, Sky would join the multitude of assets that are currently in Disney's crosshairs. Of course, the Disney deal needs to be approved tooand it's not clear how long that will take (the consolidation of rights and media properties will likely raise some competition concerns.) But theoretically, if everything is green-lit, Disney will take ownership of Sky. What would that mean for the two businesses? For now, it's hard to say.

Here's how Disney described the possible team-up today:


Continue reading at Engadget »