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Comcast pays £11.63bn for Fox-Sky stake

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Comcast has moved a stage closer to finalising its takeover of Sky.

The US cablenet announced Thursday it had secured over 75% of shares in the London-based broadcaster.

This includes the 39.1% owned by 21st Century Fox, which it will purchase for a consideration of £11.63 billion.

Its bought 672.8 million Sky shares from Fox at £17.28 each.

After it lost to Comcast in the auction for Sky, Fox said it would withdraw from the company.

The £30 billion takeover is expected to be finalised on October 10.



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