Liberty Global's Ziggo deal to be probed by EU, WSJ reports The European Commission will probe Liberty Global's planned $9.6B acquisition of Ziggo, the Wall Street Journal reports. The antitrust authority has until April 23 to approve the deal or launch a more detailed investigation. Reference Link
Vodaone confirms talks with Liberty Global for creation of Netherlands JV Following recent media speculation, Vodafone (VOD) confirms it is in discussions with Liberty Global (LBTYA) regarding the creation of a joint venture in the Netherlands that would incorporate both companies' local operating businesses. The discussions are ongoing and do not extend beyond the creation of a joint venture in the Netherlands. There is no certainty as to when or whether any transaction will be agreed.