Paris, February 24, 2014
Vivendi confirms that it has received an approach from Altice regarding a potential alliance between
SFR and Numericable.
To date Vivendi has not received any formal offer.
The Vivendi Supervisory Board will announce a decision, if necessary, as and when appropriate.
Vivendi groups together leaders in content, media and telecommunications. Canal+ Group is the French leader in pay-TV, also operating in French-speaking Africa, Poland and Vietnam; its subsidiary Studiocanal is a leading European player in production, acquisition, distribution and international film sales. Universal Music Group is the world leader in music; it strengthened and diversified its position with the acquisition of EMI Recorded Music. GVT is a telecom and media/content distribution in Brazil. In addition, Vivendi owns SFR, the French leader in alternative telecoms.
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