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Liberty Global to pay $5.3B for Cable & Wireless

John Malone's European telecom giant, Liberty Global, will pay $5.3 billion to acquire U.K.-based Cable & Wireless.

Liberty Global beats Q3 revenue forecasts, sees resurgent customer growth in U.K. and Germany

Liberty Global posted 2.2 percent revenue growth to $4.6 billion for the third quarter, beating analysts' forecasts of $4.47 billion, with John Malone's international cable operator reporting a rebound in subscriber growth.

Liberty's UPC Hungary says adoption of cloud-based video system is now over 50%

Liberty Global's UPC Hungary said customer adoption of its cloud-based advanced video system is exceeding expectations, with more than 50 percent of subscribers now using the service.

Malone's Liberty Global in talks to buy Cable & Wireless Communications

Caribbean and Latin American operator Cable & Wireless Communications is in acquisition talks with John Malone's Liberty Global, the company confirmed.

Report: Banks ready to go with $24B for Charter's pursuit of TWC

A group of banks that were previously ready to finance Charter's part in the broader Comcast-Time Warner Cable deal are now set to back its own acquisition of TWC.

Charter lining up TWC bid with banks as Liberty's Maffei says takeover would be 'friendly'

Charter Communications is meeting with banks to line up $25 billion to $30 billion in financing to buy Time Warner Cable, according to the Wall Street Journal.

ABI Research to MVPDs: Come with OTT if you want to live

Pay-TV operators like Comcast, Dish Network and Liberty Global, which have been ahead of the curve in integrating over-the-top services into their portfolios, are best positioned among MVPDs to maintain growth as the overall pay-TV market stagnates over the next five years.

Virgin Media extends TiVo agreement through 2018

TiVo's momentum with cable operators continues, with the UK's biggest MSO, Liberty Global-owned Virgin Media, committing to using the tech company's set-tops through 2018.

Vodafone kicks tires on Liberty Global buy, sees stock drop 5%

British telecommunications conglomerate Vodafone is considering the purchase of European pay-TV company Liberty Global as it looks to counter consolidation in the U.K. telecom market.

Liberty Global effectively splits company with introduction of Latin America tracking stock

Liberty Global said it will introduce a new tracking stock for its Latin American operations, splitting trading of its European cable operations and Latin American and Caribbean media businesses.