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Vivendi Control Over Ubisoft Grows With New 24.1% Stake

Vivendi Control Over Ubisoft Grows With New 24.1% Stake

Rumours have been mounting for the past couple months about a potential Vivendi takeover of the French gaming giant Ubisoft. While Ubisoft itself gained...
Vivendi Wants Ubisoft; Ubisoft Plays Hard to Get 1

Vivendi Wants Ubisoft; Ubisoft Plays Hard to Get

The grand battle between media conglomerate Vivendi and game developer/producer Ubisoft continues. Vivendi has been priming for a hostile take over of the  French gaming...
Vivendi Now Holds More Than 20 Percent of Ubisoft's Voting Rights 1

Vivendi Now Holds More Than 20 Percent of Ubisoft's Voting Rights

Vivendi's control of Ubisoft continues to grow after the yesterday's announcement that as of July 14, 2016, they had crossed the legal threshold of 20...
Vivendi Inching Closer To Hostile Takeover Of Ubisoft

Vivendi Inching Closer To Hostile Takeover Of Ubisoft

In an official press release sent out by Vivendi, a hostile takeover of videogame developer and publisher Ubisoft could be on the horizon as...
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Gameloft CEO Confirms Departure After Takeover

After Vivendi completed its hostile takeover of Gameloft, rumors of Gameloft's CEO stepping down were floating around. However, those rumors were confirmed by a...
Vivendi Pens Letter to Gameloft Employees

Vivendi Pens Letter to Gameloft Employees

With the takeover of Gameloft by Vivendi all but inevitable, Vivendi has taken the time to write a letter to the staff of Gameloft,...
Report: Vivendi wins backing for 'hostile takeover' of Gameloft

Report: Vivendi wins backing for 'hostile takeover' of Gameloft

Gameloft, known for such games as their Asphalt series, along with a selection of licenced games such as The Winter Soldier, and Spider-Man Unlimited HD, may...
Is Vivendi Taking Over Ubisoft?

Is Vivendi Taking Over Ubisoft?

Ubisoft is one of the most established video game companies in the world, and investors have taken notice. One such company is Vivendi, who's taken...
Report: Ubisoft Seeking Investors to Fend Off Takeover Bid

Report: Ubisoft Seeking Investors to Fend Off Takeover Bid

Videogame giant Ubisoft is seeking the help of Canadian investors to try and fight off a takeover bid by Vivendi. In a report in...
Vivendi Looking to Take Over Gameloft

Vivendi Looking to Take Over Gameloft

Vivendi has now crossed the line in owning 30% of Gameloft shares. What this means is Vivendi though HSBC has proposed a takeover of...
Vivendi Sells Off Activision-Blizzard shares - 2016-01-15 08:58:28

Vivendi Sells Off Activision-Blizzard shares

French Vivendi said Friday that it had sold off remaining shares in Activision-Blizzard Inc. to an unnamed financial institution for $1.1 Billion, cashing in on the share...
Vivendi Looking to Strengthen its Grip on Ubisoft and Gameloft

Vivendi Looking to Strengthen its Grip on Ubisoft and Gameloft

Vivendi increased its equity stake in Ubisoft and Gameloft to 10.39% and 10.20% respectively.This is all part of a strategic vision of an...