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07.17.14
Activision CEO Bobby Kotick was nearly fired by Vivendi
07.17.14

Activision CEO Bobby Kotick was nearly fired by Vivendi

Anyone who's paid attention to the roller-coaster that is Activision's relationship with its former...

By Matthew Rossi,   07.17.14
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07.16.14
Activision CEO Bobby Kotick was nearly fired in 2013
07.16.14

Activision CEO Bobby Kotick was nearly fired in 2013

Vivendi, Activision's controlling shareholder in 2013, wanted to fire CEO Bobby Kotick, as revealed...

By J. Conditt,   07.16.14
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05.22.14
Vivendi to sell $850 million in Activision Blizzard stock
05.22.14

Vivendi to sell $850 million in Activision Blizzard stock

French multimedia company Vivendi has been steadily distancing itself from Activision Blizzard for...

By S. Prell,   05.22.14
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10.13.13
Activision Blizzard completes buyback from Vivendi Universal in multi-billion dollar deal
10.13.13

Activision Blizzard completes buyback from Vivendi Universal in multi-billion dollar deal

Activision Blizzard recently bought back a controlling stake in itself from Vivendi Universal. The...

By T. Seppala,   10.13.13
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10.11.13
Activision completes purchase of itself from Vivendi
10.11.13

Activision completes purchase of itself from Vivendi

Activision's buyback of $8.2 billion of its own shares from Vivendi has been completed, the publish...

By M. Suszek,   10.11.13
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10.11.13
Activision Vivendi injunction lifted by Delaware Supreme Court
10.11.13

Activision Vivendi injunction lifted by Delaware Supreme Court

A few weeks ago we reported on the holdup of the Activision-Blizzard buyback from Vivendi, due to c...

By S. Pine,   10.11.13
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10.10.13
Activision to buy $8.2 billion of its own shares from Vivendi on Oct. 15
10.10.13

Activision to buy $8.2 billion of its own shares from Vivendi on Oct. 15

Activision is free to buy back its own shares from current parent company Vivendi, now that the Del...

By J. Conditt,   10.10.13
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09.24.13
Activision Blizzard files an emergency appeal for buyback rights
09.24.13

Activision Blizzard files an emergency appeal for buyback rights

It seems that Activision Blizzard just can't wait to get free of Vivendi. Not that the company is e...

By E. Lefebvre,   09.24.13
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08.05.13
Activision Blizzard facing lawsuit from shareholder over going independent
08.05.13

Activision Blizzard facing lawsuit from shareholder over going independent

Last week's announcement of Activision Blizzard separating from Vivendi might have made you unhappy...

By E. Lefebvre,   08.05.13
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