Posts Tagged ‘Vivendi’

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Ubisoft Wants to Expand Board of Directors to Maintain Control Amid Growing Threat of Hostile Takeover

Let’s see what happens in September.

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Ubisoft Founding Family Acquires Larger Stake in Company to Fend Off Vivendi

Stay independent!

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Vivendi Reportedly Considering Hostile Bid for Ubisoft Before the Year’s End

Should Ubisoft’s market value increase, though, Vivendi may seek gaming partnerships overseas.

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Report: Vivendi Might Be Eyeing Ubisoft Takeover This Year, According to Sources

Ubisoft won’t go down without a fight.

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Vivendi’s One Step Closer to Taking Over Ubisoft

But it continues to deny that it wants control.

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Michel Ancel Posts Beyond Good & Evil 2 Teaser on “Ubisoft Day” as the Studio Fights Off Takeover

Ubisoft is safe…for now.

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Ubisoft Buys 3.2% of Own Stock to Fight Off Vivendi

Ubisoft and Vivendi are expected to clash this week.

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Ubisoft Explains Consequences of Vivendi Takeover, Says Assassin’s Creed Will Return When Ready

Looks like it’ll be a while before we see another Assassin’s Creed.

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Watch Dogs 2 Will Address Criticisms of the Original Game, Says Ubisoft

They’re aware of what made people unhappy.

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Ubisoft Nominates New Independent Directors in Latest Move to Fight Off Vivendi Control

Vivendi previously said it was seeking board representation.

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Ubisoft Offering Discounted Shares to Employees in a Bid to Prevent Vivendi Takeover

Employees to have a bigger say in decision-making.

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Vivendi Increases Stake in Ubisoft to 20%, Claims It Just Wants “Fruitful Cooperation”

And Vivendi will “continue to acquire shares.”

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Report: Guillemot Brothers Working Together to Defend Ubisoft After Losing Gameloft to Vivendi

They’re apparently meeting financial advisers to look into the matter.

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Vivendi Increases Stake in Ubisoft Yet Again, Ubisoft Responds

Ubisoft says it’s not surprised.

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Vivendi Begins Mandatory Takeover Bid for Gameloft, Reportedly Eyeing Ubisoft

Both Ubisoft and Gameloft are owned by Guillemot brothers.

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Vivendi Sells Its Activision Blizzard Stock for $1.1 Billion

They considered Activision Blizzard stock price.

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Vivendi Increases Its Stake in Ubisoft Despite Yves Guillemot’s Concerns

Gameloft is receiving a similar treatment.

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Ubisoft Will “Fight” to Remain Independent After Mass Media Company Vivendi Purchases Stocks

“We’re going to fight to preserve our independence.”

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Activision, Vivendi Lawsuit Settled for $275 Million

Terms of voting rights to change.

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Activision-Blizzard Then-Parent Company Vivendi Almost Fired Bobby Kotick

Vivendi unleashed the Attack Dogs and fought back.