RNS Number : 3436Y
Sky PLC
20 August 2018
 

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For immediate release                                                                                                                  20 August 2018

Sky plc ("Sky")

Publication of Response Circular

 

Further to its announcement on 7 August 2018 and as required under the Takeover Code, the Independent Committee of Sky announces that it is today publishing and posting to Sky shareholders its response circular (the "Response Circular") in relation to the offer by Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. ("21CF") for the fully diluted share capital of Sky which 21CF and its affiliates do not already own at a price of £14.00 in cash for each Sky share.

A copy of this announcement and the Response Circular will shortly be available at www.skygroup.sky/corporate/investors/offers-for-sky/21st-century-fox-offer.

Enquiries:

 

Analysts/Investors

 

Andrew Gillian    

+44 20 7032 1762

Media

 

Gavin Davis        

+44 20 7032 7115

 

Publication on website

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