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Comcast makes $65 billion offer for 21st Century Fox assets as bidding war with Disney heats up

Posted On: Jun 13, 2018   |   Posted By: Business Insider

Comcast makes $65 billion offer for 21st Century Fox assets as bidding war with Disney heats up

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Comcast has officially bid $65 billion for 21st Century Fox , topping Disney 's $52 billion offer.
The proposal comes one day after a court approved AT&T's $85 billion merger with Time Warner.
Comcast made its highly-anticipated bid for 21st Century Fox official, offering $65 billion for the company excluding the Fox News and Fox Business channels.
The bid, $35 per share in cash, is roughly 24% higher than Disney's previous offer of $52 billion for the company's production assets and movie franchises. See the rest of the story at Business Insider NOW WATCH: Why so many fast food logos are red See Also: The 30 rudest cities in America, where manners are basically a foreign concept Share your opinion - Become a BI Insider today A dentist shares 5 at-home teeth whitening products actually worth buying SEE ALSO:

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