HomeNewsFinance & LawMultiple SportsFrance

Bertelsmann explores M6 sale following TF1 merger collapse

Credit: M6

German media conglomerate Bertelsmann, the majority shareholder of M6 through RTL Group, has said that it is exploring the sale of the French commercial broadcaster following the collapse of its proposed merger with TF1.

Bertelsmann chief executive, Thomas Rabe, told the Financial Times that he has asked for non-binding offers for M6, adding he had been “inundated with expressions of interest” after last week’s merger news.

You need to have a subscription to access this content

If you would like more information on our Media product please contact our sales team

Already have an account? Sign in here