Wednesday's Most Important Stories: Private equity firms competing for Bundesliga stake

2 December 2020

Photo: PA Images Japanese bank Nomura has been hired to sell a minority stake worth between €200 million and €300 million in a new digital media company meant to sell the Bundesliga's international rights contracts, data services and other commercial propositions. 
Emil Gjerding Nielson

1. Private equity firms competing for Bundesliga stake

The German Football League (DFL) earlier this year embarked on a plan to launch an international subscription service, a plan that has seemingly paid dividends, with the league having attracted interest from more than 20 private equity groups over a €300 million investment, according to the Financial Times.

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