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TDC To Buy MTG Nordic; Mip TV In Development; C More’s Hamilton – Global Briefs

Danish telecoms firm TDC is to acquire Modern Times Group's Nordic group, which includes a raft of channels and production and distribution assets, for $2.5B. The move is the latest high-profile merger between the media and telco sectors. TDC has made an offer to buy MTG Nordics, which includes the Viasat pay and free TV channels in Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland, SVOD service Viaplay, the Nice Entertainment production studio and distribution division DRG.
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